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2014-02-07 08:23:59

ALBANY, New York, February 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair Market (Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Devices) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019", the global minimally invasive vertebral compression fracture repair market was valued at USD 1.58 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.7%from 2013...

2014-01-31 10:54:35

Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have discovered what appears to be a potent stimulator of new bone growth. The finding could lead to new treatments for osteoporosis and other diseases that occur when the body doesn't make enough bone. Osteoporosis affects 55 percent of Americans age 50 and older. Of that age group, one in three women and one in 12 men are believed to have osteoporosis, a condition responsible for millions of fractures each year, mostly...

2014-01-28 08:29:38

First New Vertebral Augmentation Treatment Approach in Over a Decade SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kiva(®) VCF Treatment System by Benvenue Medical, Inc. received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the reduction and treatment of spinal fractures. The Kiva System is a novel implant-based solution for vertebral augmentation and a departure from balloon kyphoplasty (BKP), making it the first new approach to the treatment of...

Marriage Benefits Male Bone Health
2014-01-23 03:48:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online American men often take time in proposing to their sweethearts and a new study from a team of American researchers has found that waiting until 25 years of age to get married can have a beneficial effect on male bone health. Published in the journal Osteoporosis International, the study found that men who got married for the first time before turning 25 had lower bone strength than their male counterparts who got married at an older...

2014-01-20 23:23:33

The new “Health Benefits Of Walking” article on the website Vkool.com delivers to people positive effects of walking every day. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 The new “Health Benefits Of Walking” report on the website Vkool.com covers the most typical advantages of walking. At the beginning of the article, readers will get to know two main types of walking, which are speed-walking and race walking. After that, the author indicates that walking is a form of aerobic exercise...

2014-01-16 23:23:14

Vitamin D is an essential nutrient for proper body functioning and new research suggests it may play a role in preventing certain diseases. Purity Labs will launch a new Vitamin D Blood Spot Testing Kit this year to help people learn their vitamin D levels. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Researchers in almost every medical discipline are finding that vitamin D may have a role in preventing, mitigating or treating disease. Conversely, researchers say that vitamin D deficiency may...

2014-01-16 23:04:26

Transparency Market Research Report published "Bone Densitometers Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse the full report with TOC at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/bone-densitometers-market.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Bone Densitometers Market (DEXA, QCT, pDEXA, SEXA, pQCT, RA and QUS) -...

2014-01-16 23:00:46

Even the greatest golfers in the world have to practice and work on their games to get better. However, a new device—backed by years of research and clinical studies—comes close to offering real game improvement by just standing there. Palm Beach Gardens, FL (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Even the greatest golfers in the world have to practice and work on their games to get better. However, a new device—backed by years of research and clinical studies—comes close to offering real game...

2014-01-15 16:23:21

BINOSTO® offers a liquid alternative to the 74 percent of patients who want a treatment choice. SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most osteoporosis patients want a choice in the medication they take, according to a recent online survey* sponsored by Mission Pharmacal Company. The survey, conducted by Inspire among the National Osteoporosis Foundation online support community, revealed that 74 percent of osteoporosis patients surveyed prefer to take medication that comes in...

2014-01-12 23:01:32

The Firm is representing plaintiffs in Fosamax lawsuits that allege use of the drug caused patients to sustain painful and debilitating femur fractures New York, NY (PRWEB) January 12, 2014 Thousands of Fosamax lawsuits (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/fosamax/Fosamax-Femur-Fracture-Lawsuits.html) filed on behalf of women who sustained femur fractures, allegedly due to their use of the medication, continue to move forward in state and federal courts throughout the country,...


Latest Osteoporosis Reference Libraries

Osteoporosis International
2012-05-17 15:25:40

Osteoporosis International is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Springer Science+Business Media. It was established in 1990. It is the official journal of the International Osteoporosis Foundation and the National Osteoporosis Foundation. The journal includes original research on all areas of osteoporosis and related fields. It also publishes reviews, educational articles, and case reports. Editors-in-chief are R. Lindsay and J.A. Kanis. According to the Journal...

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