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Medicine: Height Loss / Cancer #1023801

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 29, 2012
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(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) The loss of height in aging women examined; details given about the risk factors. [60-year-old Carmela HEARD††-comments on the benefits of strength training.] [Tufts University Dr. Miriam NELSON†- says most height loss is preventable if we start early.] [WOMAN, 74-year-old Loretta KELSINSKY‡- comment.] A study finding that aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs decrease certain cancers discussed.

Snyderman, Nancy

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