Soybeans prevent bone loss

Evaluation of the preventive effect of isoflavone extract on bone loss in ovariectomized rats.

This study evaluated the relationship between soybean consumption and bone loss after menopause. 24 rats were included in the experiments. The results showed that the supplementation with isoflavone, a compound contained in soybean, prevented the loss of bone density. More details can be found in the study.
Lee YB, Lee HJ, Kim KS, Lee JY, Nam SY, Cheon SH, Sohn HS. Evaluation of the preventive effect of isoflavone extract on bone loss in ovariectomized rats. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2004 May;68(5):1040-5.



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