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2013-08-05 23:18:46

Diet Doc nutritionists incorporate fat burning foods into weight loss plans so patients can lose weight fast and reduce fat found in the liver, tissue, blood and now also fat found in bone marrow and recently linked to osteoporosis in a new study. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 People all over Alabama are well aware of the health consequences of weight gain and becoming obese, but a new study suggests that, unless people begin to lose weight fast, the high levels of fat found in...

2013-07-16 14:09:01

Excess fat around the belly has recently been identified as a risk factor for bone loss. Now, a new study has determined that excess liver and muscle fat also may be detrimental to bone. The study, published online in the journal Radiology, found that obese people with higher levels of fat in their liver, muscle tissue and blood also have higher amounts of fat in their bone marrow, putting them at risk for osteoporosis. "Obesity was once thought to be protective against bone loss," said...

2013-07-15 23:00:09

A new study, published online July 16th in the journal Radiology, found that obese people with higher levels of fat in their liver, muscle tissue and blood also have higher amounts of fat in their bone marrow, putting them at risk for osteoporosis. Oak Brook, Ill. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Excess fat around the belly has recently been identified as a risk factor for bone loss. Now, a new study has determined that excess liver and muscle fat also may be detrimental to bone. The study,...

Sunshine Vitamin Can Help Keep Your Bones Healthy
2013-07-11 05:08:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Parents who yell at their kids to "go out and play" this summer may want to follow their own advice. A new study from US Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has found bone aging can be accelerated from a lack of vitamin D. Synthesized when the skin is exposed to the sun's rays, vitamin D conveys numerous other health benefits including lowering the risks of multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis in women....

2013-06-18 23:02:07

Nina Louie´s story gets much-needed boost from national celebrities, supporters around the world. More than 1,000 people have been added to U.S. registry, 3,600 kits have been sent out in three weeks. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Nina Polvanich Louie wakes up every morning with a mother´s deepest fear — the looming possibility that she may not live long enough to raise and protect her two-year old son Donovan. Last September, doctors diagnosed 32-year old Louie with...

2013-06-13 23:19:17

Founder of leading global manufacturer of cast covers, Annette Giacomazzi of CastCoverZ!, gives tips for keeping children break-free this summer and dispenses advice on keeping children with broken bones active. SAN JOSE, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Breaking a bone during summer vacation can be particularly devastating for a child and a task for parents trying to keep their children entertained. CastCoverZ! founder and CEO, Annette Giacomazzi, knows this all too well. Giacomazzi's daughter had...

2013-06-07 23:16:39

Bio-Rep, Inc. launches a first-in-class canine bone and joint supplement backed by years of scientific research, veterinarian-supervised clinical case studies, six US patents, and one inspirational rescue dog. Pomona, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Bio-Rep, Inc., a California based company specializing in the distribution of clinically-tested and patented supplements, recently announced the launch of BONEO Canine®, a revolutionary new product that promotes healthy bones and joints in...

'Reversal Cells' Prepare For Bone Formation During Bone Remodeling
2013-06-06 21:09:31

Elsevier Health Sciences By analyzing biopsy specimens from patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis and primary hyperparathyroidism, investigators have begun to pay increasing attention to "reversal cells," which prepare for bone formation during bone remodeling. The hope is that these reversal cells will become critical therapeutic targets that may someday prevent osteoporosis and other bone disorders. This study is published in the July 2013 issue of The American Journal of Pathology....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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