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WARSAW, Ind., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc.
The adult human skeleton undergoes constant remodeling, with new bone forming at sites that have been broken down by a precise process called resorption.
A daily dose of whole body vibration may help reduce the usual bone density loss that occurs with age.
With a failure rate as high as 50 percent, bone tissue grafts pose a significant obstacle to orthopedic surgeons attempting to repair complex fractures or large areas of bone loss, such as those often caused by trauma and cancer.
A new study shows that women with high T-scores donâ€™t need screening every two years, but at least every ten years.
EAST HANOVER, N.J., Oct.
A new virtual bone biopsy may be a key tool to identify future bone problems for men with prostate cancer.
A simple ultrasound can speed up the healing of fractures.
PITTSBURGH Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- October 20 is World Osteoporosis Day. Most people know that osteoporosis is a condition that affects many older women. Though osteoporosis isn't as common in men -- because most men have naturally larger and stronger bones -- they can get it, too.
Ultrasound can speed the healing of fractures.
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