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2013-09-17 23:30:16

Vitamin E tocotrienols may soon be sharing the platform with other bone health supplements, suggests a recent study using American River Nutrition’s DeltaGold® annatto tocotrienol supplement

Genetic Link Found Between Fat And Bone Mass
2013-03-12 11:09:01

Researchers have uncovered a direct genetic link between fat and bone mass – a discovery that could bring the medical community one step closer to understanding how both types of tissues are interconnected on a biological level.

Pinpointing The Origin Of Bone Fractures
2012-12-11 16:33:48

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Engineering Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Pinpoint the Origin of Bone Fractures A new study from engineering researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute shows, for the first time, how the little-understood protein osteocalcin plays a significant role in the strength of our bones. The findings could lead to new strategies and therapeutics for fighting osteoporosis and lowering the risk of bone fracture. Funded by the U.S. National...

2012-08-16 00:48:28

A study to be published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism (JCEM) shows consumption of a Mediterranean diet enriched with olive oil for two years is associated with increased serum osteocalcin concentrations, suggesting a protective effect on bone.

2011-09-19 22:19:02

Cells in bone, fat and the pancreas appear to be talking to each other and one thing they likely are saying is, "Get moving."

2011-02-22 07:57:49

Scientists have discovered an unexpected connection between a hormone produced in bone and male fertility.

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2011-02-18 11:32:02

Researchers have discovered an unexpected connection between a hormone produced in bone and male fertility.

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2010-07-23 06:55:00

Our bones have much greater influence on the rest of our bodies than they are often given credit for.

2010-07-22 15:31:44

A new study by Johns Hopkins researchers has found that insulin, the sugar-regulating hormone, is required for normal bone development and that it may provide a link between bone health and metabolic disease, such as diabetes.

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2008-12-22 10:20:00

Rube Goldberg—the cartoonist who devised complex machines for simple tasks—would have smiled at one of leptin's mechanisms for curbing insulin release.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.