Substance in tomatoes could reduce osteoporosis risk

There are 7 comments on the Nov 8, 2010, Vancouver Sun story titled Substance in tomatoes could reduce osteoporosis risk. In it, Vancouver Sun reports that:

Forget about an apple a day. When it comes to saving your bones, research suggests a dose of tomato juice might keep brittle bones at bay.

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Billy the Kid

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 4, 2011

Since: Mar 11

Clarks Summit, PA

#2 Dec 7, 2011
Tomatoes are said to be rich in lycopene. Lycopene is said to be very good for the heart. I've heard about how too much dairy products can be bad for teh heart despite it being good for our bones. Maybe, lycopene can also be good when consumed in a moderate manner. Although at the end of the day, we really cannot tell considering what happened to the drug Fosamax http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com/fo... .
Jim Parks

New York, NY

#3 Mar 2, 2012
This is interesting. Lycopene in tomatoes can cure osteoporosis. Wow, Finally a natural substitute for fosamax, a drug reported to cause fosamax and femur fracture. Tomatoes saved tha manufacturer of fosamax from more fosamax lawsuits.
Jim Parks

New York, NY

#4 Mar 2, 2012
This is interesting.Lycopene in tomatoes can cure osteoporosis. Wow, Finally a natural substitute for fosamax, a drug reported to cause fosamax and femur fracture. Tomatoes saved tha manufacturer of fosamax from more fosamax lawsuits. http://www.rotlaw.com/fosamax/
Bill

Toronto, Canada

#5 Mar 4, 2012
Nestle Waters

Toronto, Canada

#6 Apr 19, 2012
James Frederick P

Flushing, NY

#7 Aug 31, 2012
This is interesting. Lycopene has many properties that make it very beneficial for the body like its cancer and heart disease fighting properties. This is good news to hear and noteworthy to be shared. http://www.fosamaxclassactionlawsuit.com

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