Osteoporosis, black cohosh

An extract from the rhizome of black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) has been shown to prevent osteoporosis in laboratory rats. A study in postmenopausal women demonstrated improved osteoblast activity, resulting in improved bone health.
(European Journal of Integrative Medicine 1 (Suppl 1)553, November 2008
Copyright 2009 Phylis Austin

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