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The world leader in cast covers and patient-requested orthopedic gear announces a club for people who have broken a bone. Hollister, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Enduring a broken bone or sprain is painful enough, to add insult to injury having to wear an ugly, cumbersome cast, boot, splint or brace can make it worse.
ZURICH, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuros Biosurgery AG, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactive-biomaterial combination products for trauma, wound and spinal indications, announced today that it has received Notice of Allowance for U.S.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Samuel Meklir of Sommers Schwartz P.C. received a verdict of $1,050,000.00 on behalf of his client by an Oakland County Jury in a medical malpractice action.
Study outcomes may also provide future direction for the development of drugs to combat osteoporosis, bone fractures.
A new technique developed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute allows researchers to collect large amounts of biochemical information from nanoscale bone samples.
Compounds in blueberries might turn out to have a powerful effect on formation of strong, healthy bones, if results from studies with laboratory rats turn out to hold true for humans.
It's not just skin and bones! Wrinkles may be able to predict a woman's bone fracture risk, according to this study.
Wrinkles on a womanâ€™s face during the first few years of menopause may predict her risk of suffering from bone fractures.
Researchers found that stem cells manufactured with the regenerative hormone insulin-like growth factor (IGF-I) become bone cells and also help the cells within broken bones repair the fracture, which speeds up the healing process.
Wrinkles are a telltale sign of aging, and they might also be able to predict a woman's bone fracture risk.
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