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Osteoporosis and fracture risk in women of different ethnic groups. (J Bone Miner Res. 2005) "Osteoporosis and 1-year fracture risk were studied in 197,848 postmenopausal American women from five ethnic groups. ─ white and Hispanic women had the highest risk for fracture ─ followed by Native Americans ─blacks ─ and Asian Americans ─"
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Black cohosh: just another phytoestrogen? (Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2005) "Most clinical trials on phytoestrogens detected no significant effects on classic menopausal symptoms. ─ Clinical trials on effects of Actaea racemosa (black cohosh) extracts on menopausal symptoms have yielded more positive results. Two recent studies showed excellent efficacy against classic menopausal complaints and osteoprotective properties ─"