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Genistein: The Soy Nutrient That Puts Bone Drugs to Shame

If you are one of the estimated 40 million US-women who are aged 51 and older--past the average age of natural menopause--you may be considering hormone replacement therapy, or HRT, to maintain youthful vigor, as well as ward-off the hazards of brittle bones and heart disease. Did you know that a nutrient in fermented soy foods has been clinically-proven to put bone drugs to shame, with no negative side effects?

This Humble Food Extract Puts Bone Drugs to Shame

This Humble Food Extract Puts Bone Drugs To Shame

An ancient fermented food puts pharmaceutical drugs for bone loss to shame...

According to research published in the British Journal of Pharmacology in 2008, alendronate (Fosamax), raloxifene (Evista) and estradiol (estrogen, E2) are inferior to the phytoestrogen genistein commonly found in fermented soy*, red clover, kudzu, fava beans and coffee, in preserving bone mineral density (quantity) and strength (quality) in an animal model of menopausal osteoporosis.

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