Endocrinol Nutr. 2016 Dec;63(10):551-559.

High weight is a protective factor against osteoporosis and risk of fracture. In obesity, however, where overweight is associated to excess fat, this relationship does not appear to be so clear, excess weight has sometimes been associated to decreased bone mass.

 

Autor: López-Gómez JJ, Pérez Castrillón JL, de Luis Román DA