Space Travel Speeds Up Aging, Weakening of Bones

THURSDAY, Aug. 4, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Astronauts may go to space for weeks or months, and their bones can lose years in that environment.

Long periods in space can irreparably damage bone structure and cause parts of the human skeleton to age as much as 10 years, new research reveals.

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