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Puberty can influence bone density at later age

Studies reveal that bone strength could be linked to puberty.

12 Aug 2019 9:58 AM

Chemicals in everyday products can up risk of osteoporosis

Chemical in soaps, toothpastes may up osteoporosis risk in women: Study

26 Jun 2019 4:22 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

New research could banish guilty feeling for consuming whole dairy products

Evidence-based research is key to educating people about nutrition.

17 Jul 2018 6:30 PM

Mediterranean diet may help reduce bone loss: Study

A Mediterranean-type diet is rich in fruit, vegetables, nuts, unrefined cereals, olive oil, and fish.

11 Jul 2018 3:41 PM


Spine surgery may not be needed to ease back pain from osteoporosis

Study finds majority of fractured spines heal spontaneously in same way as other bone fractures do and vertebroplasty doesn’t improve it.

01 Jun 2018 8:50 AM

Osteoporosis drug may protect your heart too

Alendronate is potentially cardioprotective in hip fracture patients.

12 May 2018 7:36 PM

Novel drug may help treat hair loss

The only other option available to patients is hair transplantation surgery.

09 May 2018 4:24 PM

Can diet affect the age you start menopause?

A diet with lots of refined pasta and rice showed that menopause was more likely to occur one and a half years earlier than average.

01 May 2018 2:13 PM

A daily dose of baking soda can do wonders!

A daily dose of baking soda may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis.

25 Apr 2018 4:52 PM


New brittle bone test may be helpful in preventing hip break agony

This simple test could prevent three in 10 hip fractures among older women.

17 Dec 2017 12:10 PM

Many areas of world at risk of bone health: Study

Southern and Eastern Asia had world's lowest average intake of calcium.

19 Oct 2017 1:53 PM

Adequate calcium cuts risk of osteoporosis after menopause

It is uncertain whether excessive intake can cause harm.

13 Oct 2017 1:58 PM

Football may boost bone development in teens: study

Poor development at this stage is linked increased fracture risk later in life.

16 Jul 2017 12:02 PM


Specific long-term therapy may not save older women from fractures

Osteoporosis is a disease that causes thinning of the bones, loss of bone density, and increasingly fragile bones.

05 Jun 2017 12:32 PM

Night shifts in 20s increase osteoporosis risk in men

These data suggest that sleep disruption may be most detrimental to bone metabolism earlier in life.

02 Apr 2017 11:49 AM

Estrogen therapy after menopause reduces chance of gum disease

The hormone levels help in maintaining sturdy bones that do not break easily

30 Mar 2017 9:19 AM

Aged women avoiding bone tests after fractures cah have problems

The chances of osteoporisis is higher if bones are not tested after initially breakage

04 Mar 2017 9:10 AM

Menopausal hormone therapy may fortify bones: study

It is the first study to show that the bone health benefits persist for at least two years after women stops the treatment.

18 Nov 2016 4:18 PM