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bone health

Smoking, obesity can negatively impact bone health

Here's if obesity and smoking may impact healing post-fracture surgery.

24 Nov 2019 1:52 PM

5 reasons to love walnuts

A handful of walnuts every day keeps the doctor away!

13 Sep 2019 7:00 PM

Vitamin D supplements do not make bones healthier

The sole advantage of taking vitamin D was to reduce the risk of rare conditions such as rickets and osteomalacia.

06 Oct 2018 12:38 PM

Soy milk, tofu can boost women's bone health, says study

They not only counter negative effects of menopause on bone and metabolic health, but also have positive impacts on bone strength for women.

09 Aug 2018 10:36 AM

Cigarette smoking affects bone healing

Here is what a new study has found.

29 Jun 2018 12:01 PM


Weight loss surgery is bad for bones

Skeletal changes after surgery appear early and continue even after weight loss plateaus and weight stabilizes.

03 May 2018 5:19 PM

Dairy products intake ensures higher bone strength among men

Here is what a new study has found.

06 Apr 2018 8:43 AM

Ball games may boost bone health in school kids, says study

Research showed intense exercise at school clear positive effects on bone density, muscular strength and balance in 8-10-year-old children.

10 Feb 2018 9:09 AM

Weight training, jogging promotes bone growth in men

Long-term, weight-bearing exercises increase IGF-1, a hormone associated with bone growth an and prevent osteoporosis in men.

24 Mar 2017 11:38 AM

Less protein in pregnancy means stronger bones for child

There are chances that your kid may inherit the 'brittle bone disease' from you.

31 Jan 2017 9:16 AM