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Low Sodium = High Risk of Fractures, Erasmus Medical Center Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center Study



11/22/2010 8:29:14 AM

(Ivanhoe Newsire) -- Falls and fractures are some of the most serious threats to the elderly, accounting for 50 percent of all injury-related deaths. A new study at the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam identifies moderately low sodium levels in the blood (hyponatremia) as a likely contributor to these threats.

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