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Not everyone who has low bone density will develop osteoporosis, but the condition does make bone breakage more likely and increases the risk for progression to osteoporosis.
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When the hair is wet, it swells and becomes prone to breakage.
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As with other types of ice picks, it’s important to pick a harder material like steel to ensure effectiveness and prevent breakage.
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For one thing, the blade is much thinner, which makes for a great cut but also makes it more brittle and prone to breakage.
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A Learjet 31 took off before daybreak from Helena Regional Airport in Montana in late January, carrying six Veterans Affairs medical providers and 250 doses of historic cargo cradled in a plug-in cooler designed to minimize breakage.
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If you’re running late, you can use a higher setting to get your hair done quickly, but in general, we recommend using the low setting on this hair type to prevent breakage.
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Thurstane took the lariat, inspected the breakage carefully, and scowled with helpless rage.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Never strike a fish hard with the fly, either on gut or hair, if the latter, a breakage is almost sure to follow a violent jerk.
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It is excellent discipline, and as the tumblers are inexpensive the breakage really does not matter.
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The blade is a frail instrument, and when too great a pressure is exerted it bends, and as a result a breakage follows.
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