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Bone Health

  • By: Shen-Ying (Richard) Ma, Dino Samartzis & Francis H. Shen
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The human bone is a remarkable organ. It provides the human body with various essential functions, such as serving as a support frame that provides structure and facilitates movement, providing protection of various soft tissues (i.e., spinal cord, brain), and serving ...

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