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Physical activity can prevent fracture in postmenopausal women

Studies reveal that regular physical activity lowers fracture risk in older women.

08 Nov 2019 9:49 AM

This protein consumption can slow down healing of fractures

Study finds protein that slows down fracture-healing.

21 Sep 2019 11:23 AM

Puberty can influence bone density at later age

Studies reveal that bone strength could be linked to puberty.

12 Aug 2019 9:58 AM

Man in UP fractures his penis as child jumps on him while trying to wake him up

Surgeons repaired the injury and the man was finally able to get erections six weeks after the incident.

15 Aug 2018 8:48 PM

Broken bones tied to increased risk of death for up to 10 years

The risk of dying is highest in the year immediately after the fracture.

11 Aug 2018 2:27 PM


Osteoporosis drugs tied to lower fracture risk and health costs

More than one-third of women prescribed bisphosphonates never fill their first prescription.

11 Aug 2018 2:05 PM

Opioids may raise risk of fracture nonunion

Nonunion is a serious complication of a fracture and may occur when the fracture moves too much, or has a poor blood supply, gets infected.

17 Jun 2018 6:52 PM

Is weight change linked with bone strength?

The magnitude of changes to the skeleton were clinically significant and translated into an almost three-fold increase.

02 Jun 2018 4:31 PM

Man suffers from penile fracture while having vigorous sex with girlfriend

He noticed it 12 hours later as his penis and scrotum got bruised and there was blood in his urine.

28 Sep 2017 2:10 PM

Here's the sex position which poses the highest risk of penile fracture

The penis has sponge like tubes which become rigid during an erection and may break when hit with pressure.

10 Sep 2017 7:41 PM


Baby in Thailand abandoned by parents has a 2 inch cavity in his head

The baby's skull was fractured in a procedure to drain fluids from his abnormally large head.

29 Aug 2017 4:03 PM