Space travel and your joints

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A novel study of mice aboard a Russian spaceflight may raise an intriguing question for the astronauts of tomorrow: Could traveling in space be bad for your joints? Researchers found early signs of cartilage breakdown in the mice, suggesting that the reduced biomechanical forces of spaceflight are at play on the musculoskeletal system.

This full article appears on <a href="https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/05/190521193739.htm">Science Daily</a>

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