Oral Health and Bone Disease (cont.)
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Taking Steps for Healthy Bones
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There are many important steps you can to take to optimize your bone health:
For additional information on oral health, visit the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research Web site at www.nidcr.nih.gov or call 301-402-7364.
Source: National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, http://www.niams.nih.gov
Last Editorial Review: 6/19/2008
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