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Ítalo Ribeiro Lemes, Xuemei Sui, Stacy L. Fritz, Paul F. Beattie, Carl J. Lavie, Bruna Camilo Turi-Lynch and Steven N. Blair

Japan, the presence of musculoskeletal conditions, knee osteoarthritis, and low bone mineral density was associated with higher risk of mortality. 3 In the United Kingdom, low bone mineral density, 4 rheumatoid arthritis, 5 and gout 6 were associated with higher mortality. In Australia, women with

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Sheena S. Philip, Joy C. Macdermid, Saranya Nair, Dave Walton and Ruby Grewal

.9 times greater in people with osteoporosis ( Harness et al., 2012 ). Physical factors such as low bone mineral density and poor balance ( Crilly et al., 1987 ; Kelsey et al., 1992 ; Mallmin, Ljunghall, & Naessén, 1992 ) are associated with DRF in older adults. Distal radius fractures led to significant

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Dietrich Rothenbacher, Dhayana Dallmeier, Michael D. Denkinger, Bernhard O. Boehm, Wolfgang Koenig, Jochen Klenk and ActiFE Study Group

Sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) is the blood transport protein for testosterone and other steroids. Low SHBG serum levels are associated with many adverse health effects in older adults, including metabolic syndrome, diabetes, endothelial function, specific cancers, and low bone mineral density

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David Silva, Ronaldo Gabriel, Helena Moreira, João Abrantes and Aurélio Faria

.05.004. 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2004.05.004 Eldeeb , A.M. , & Khodair , A.S. ( 2014 ). Three-dimensional analysis of gait in postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density . Journal of Neuroengineering and Rehabilitation, 11 ( 1 ), 2 – 7 . PubMed doi:10.1186/1743-0003-11-55. 10

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Jenny H. Conviser, Amanda Schlitzer Tierney and Riley Nickols

-question screening tool developed by the Female Athlete Triad Coalition (see Figure  4 ) to identify risk of disordered eating, menstrual dysfunction, and low bone mineral density (see Figure  5 ) ( De Souza et al., 2014 ). Figure 4 —Recommended Questions for the Female Athlete Triad Coalition, 2014

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Pooja Somasundaram and Alexandra M. Burgess

disordered eating symptomology ( Coelho, Soares, & Ribeiro, 2010 ). Female Athlete Triad, which includes disordered eating, amenorrhea, and osteoporosis, can lead to significant long term health consequences such as hypertension, low bone mineral density, electrocardiographic abnormalities, and sometimes