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November 30, 1995 | From Times staff and wire reports
Even Bronze Age women had osteoporosis despite their presumably active lives, according to researchers from the Vienna University Hospital. The team reported in the New England Journal of Medicine that they used X-rays to determine the density of bones from 14 women buried at Unterhautzental, Austria, and found that they were about 11% less dense than bones from five men, indicating that the women were at greater risk for fractures.
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December 4, 1995 | From Times staff and wire reports
Even Bronze Age women had osteoporosis despite their presumably active lives, according to researchers from the Vienna University Hospital. The team reported in the New England Journal of Medicine that they used X-rays to determine the density of bones from 14 women buried at Unterhautzental, Austria, and found that they were about 11% less dense than bones from five men, indicating that the women were at greater risk for fractures.
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October 21, 1991 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
And the Iceman came, bursting with news from the dawn of history. He brings unprecedented excitement and epochal mysteries to a university here that is his new home after 40 centuries. "This corpse belongs to the whole world," said Prof. Werner Platzer, who is coordinating the study of a 4,000-year-old mummy newly discovered in the protective embrace of an Alpine glacier.
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October 21, 1991 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
And the Iceman came, bursting with news from the dawn of history. He brings unprecedented excitement and epochal mysteries to a university here that is his new home after 40 centuries. "This corpse belongs to the whole world," said Prof. Werner Platzer, who is coordinating the study of a 4,000-year-old mummy newly discovered in the protective embrace of an Alpine glacier.
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