Tag Archives: Osteoporosis

• Hallelujah! Beer can prevent osteoporosis in women

Hallelujah! Beer can prevent osteoporosis in women

Older women could protect themselves against osteoporosis in later life by drinking a pint of beer a day, according to new research. A new study has shown that ale is an ideal source of dietary silicon, which is crucial in the formation of new bone. Although silicon is contained in some plants and beans, one […]

• Gentlemen: For Strong Bones, Drink Red Wine

Gentlemen: For Strong Bones, Drink Red Wine

An Australian study finds red wine consumption decreases bone loss in men over 50. Milk builds strong bones, but apparently wine helps keep them. According to an Australian study recently published by the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, red wine contributes to stronger bone health in older men. The researchers found links between improved bone […]