Tequila is good for your bones. Who knew?

I apologize that I did not know this before Cinco De Mayo last Friday.  It would have given you medical clearance for your fun.

A shot of tequila a day may keep the orthopedic doctor away!

A new study says tequila could make bones stronger. Researchers in Mexico found that the agave [[ uh-GAH-vay ]] plant used to make tequila contains substances that can improve the body's ability to absorb calcium and magnesium, which contribute to good bone health. Researchers say that's true even for people who have the bone-weakening condition known as osteoporosis.

The new research bolsters several studies published in the last few years and adds hope for osteoporosis patients. 

The work was published in “Science Daily.”  And, since I scored a whopping 48 on the biology Regents exam in high school at Canandaigua Academy, you know I read "Science Daily" on a regular basis.....

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