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Does Bracing affect Bone Health in Females with adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis?
(Brock University, 2013-09-11)
This study examined the bone mineral content (BMC) in young women with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS), treated with a brace (27.9 ±21.6 months, for 18.0±5.4 h/d) during adolescence (AIS-B, n = 15, 25.6 ±5.8 yrs), ...
Bone markers and cytokines in response to low-impact, high-intensity exercise
(Brock University, 2014-02-21)
A low-impact, high-intensity interval exercise (HIE) bout was used to determine whether an association exists between cytokines and bone turnover markers following an acute bout of exercise. Twenty-three recreationally ...
Maternal High Fat Feeding: Impact of Female Offspring Body Composition and Bone Health
(Brock University, 2014-09-05)
High fat diet (HFD) consumption in rodents alters body composition and weakens bones. Whether female offspring of mothers consuming a HFD are similarly affected at weaning and early adulthood is unclear. This research ...