Quote of the day

Ego Seeman, on page 4583 of "Sexual dimorphism in skeletal size, density, and strength," J Clin Endocrin Metabol 86:4576-4584, 2001:

Osteoporosis begins by picking the wrong mother and father, it gains expression in the follies of a misspent youth and the excesses of adulthood, and strikes those forced to endure the futility of old age, inheriting its gifts, like senility and fractures.