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How do hormones regulate bone remodeling and osteoporosis?
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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Yes hormones work
Female hormones increase bone density, and the maximum increase is between 9 to 15 years of age.
Loss of hormones in women and men for any cause produces loss of bone density of 3% per year for the first year or two then 1% per year.

In brief: Yes hormones work
Female hormones increase bone density, and the maximum increase is between 9 to 15 years of age.
Loss of hormones in women and men for any cause produces loss of bone density of 3% per year for the first year or two then 1% per year.
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