Latest Bone density Stories
Reminding primary care doctors to test at-risk patients for osteoporosis can prevent fractures and reduce health care costs.
In what could be an early step toward new treatments for people with osteoporosis, scientists at Michigan State University report that a natural probiotic supplement can help male mice produce healthier bones.
Teenage girls who smoke accumulate less bone during a critical growth period and carry a higher risk of developing osteoporosis later in life.
Postmenopausal women suffered significant bone density loss in their hip after they were treated with an epidural steroid injection for back pain relief.
A new study performed by European researchers analyzed the health economics of increased dairy food, showing the benefits of boosting dietary calcium intake.
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