Latest Bone density Stories
Demonstrated superior efficacy to intranasal calcitonin with equivalent safety -- could represent new osteoporosis treatment option -- calcitonin has 30-year record of safety and efficacy but lack of oral form has limited its use.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug.
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced that data on EVISTAÂ® (raloxifene HCl tablets) therapy for more than three years was published online in Current Medical Research & Opinion.
FRAXÂ® is a computer-based algorithm developed by the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Metabolic Bone Diseases to help predict the 10-year risk of fragility fracture.
PHILADELPHIA, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tarsa Therapeutics today reported progress in its two ongoing clinical development programs for its oral recombinant salmon calcitonin for the treatment and prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis.
In Europe, a serious treatment gap is leaving millions of people at high risk of fragility fractures.
To fully optimize a drug therapy for osteoporosis and low bone mineral density (BMD), patients should maintain vitamin D levels above the limits recently recommended by the Institute of Medicine (IOM).
A news study finds that the worse a woman's skin wrinkles are during the first few years of menopause, the lower her bone density is.
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