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Elevated fracture risk for people with HIV cannot be explained by changes in bone mineral density alone

The risk of fragility fractures is increased among people living with HIV, according to research published in the January edition of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. This increased risk couldn’t entirely be explained by reductions in bone mineral density suggesting a wider effect of HIV and its treatment on bone health. “The increased… Read More »