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The raw materials used can cause neurological problems as Alzheimer disease due to metal ions released in the body and the stress shielding effect can lead to bone atrophy.
Such lessons could reveal ways to render people confined to bed rest immune to blood clots, bed sores and muscle and bone atrophy.
Long term bone resorption may result in this complete loss of the alveolar process accompanied with basal bone atrophy.