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Social Class May Play Role in Fracture Risk for Women

A new study led by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), shows that social class may play a role in how likely a person is to suffer a bone fracture if the individual is a middle-aged African American or Asian women.

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Blood Test Method Developed to Show Severity, Risks of Concussion

Researchers at the Sweden-based Sahlgrenska Academy have developed a new blood testing method that can show an hour after a head injury how severe a concussion is, if there’s a risk of long-term symptoms, and approximately when the player can return to a game.