14 Surprising Facts About Healthy Bones
(Don’t) break a leg
By Alyssa Sparacino
It’s easy to take bones for granted until you break one or are diagnosed with bone-thinning in old age.
In fact, you may not really consider your bones a resource that needs lifelong protection and nurturing.
But guess what? There are a few surprises lurking inside your bones, and youthful habits can even affect bones in old age. Read on to find out more about this livingyes, they’re alive!tissue.
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