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2014-05-16 12:28:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For older adults, one break all too frequently leads to another. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140516/88468 Studies have shown that anyone age 50 or older who suffers a fragility fracture - a bone break sustained in a fall from a standing height or less - is two to five times more likely to experience a second fracture than someone who hasn't had one. The odds that a person who's suffered two such fractures will...

menopause hot flashes
2014-05-16 12:27:09

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hot flashes are among the most common symptoms of menopause, but they are also highly manageable. Women have many options when it comes to taking control of their menopause hot flashes and other symptoms. Lifestyle changes and natural supplements can provide women with powerful relief from menopause symptoms. When a woman experiences menopause painful bones, irritability, lightheadedness menopause or irregular periods, they can...

2014-05-15 23:06:58

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Minimally Invasive Vertebral Compression Fracture Repair Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/vertebral-compression-fracture-repair.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Minimally Invasive Vertebral...

2014-05-14 08:30:52

The two studies alleging increased cardiovascular risks with testosterone therapy "are so flawed that they represent non-science, or its close cousin- nonsense." Comprehensive review of studies has been submitted to FDA. Number of studies showing beneficial versus harmful effects was 46 to 0. Assertions of cardiovascular risk with testosterone are therefore "akin to asserting that insulin causes diabetic complications or Viagra causes erectile dysfunction." Androgen Study Group calls on FDA...

2014-05-13 04:22:41

Award-winning design from Infosys makes it easier to diagnose fracture risk in patients BANGALORE, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys [http://www.infosys.com ], a global leader in technology, consulting and outsourcing solutions, has been recognized as a winner in the 2014 Simulating Reality [http://www.mscsoftware.com/simulating-reality-contest-winners-2014 ] contest. The contest is organized by MSC Software [http://www.mscsoftware.com/msc-software ], a worldwide leader of...

2014-05-09 23:01:44

It’s spring at last, and with it comes a welcome return to outdoor activity. If you’re taking your fitness regimen outside, after months of exercising indoors, be aware that running or jogging on roads and trails means a major change to the impact exerted on feet and ankles. Danbury, CT (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Stress fractures are a unique type of injury that occurs when the bones are overworked. The lower extremity, and specifically the foot and ankle region, accounts for the majority...

2014-05-06 17:08:14

Age and testing of hip bone mineral density (BDM) when postmenopausal women discontinue bisphosphonate therapy can help predict the likelihood of fractures over the next five years. Bisphosphonates can reduce the risk of hip and spine fractures. But recent concerns about safety issues, including osteonecrosis of the jaw, atypical femoral fractures and esophageal cancer, have increased interest in interrupting or stopping bisphosphonate therapy after several years of treatment. This study...

2014-05-05 23:06:43

Discovery could lead to new therapies for bone-fragility disease that afflicts millions. Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Geneticists have taken a major step forward in the battle against osteoporosis by identifying two genes that play critical roles in regulating bone mineral density. By targeting those genes with therapeutics, doctors may one day be able to manipulate bone density to prevent or cure the bone fragility that endangers the health of millions around the world. The...

2014-05-05 23:03:27

SF Custom Chiropractic honors Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month by partnering with My Heart Watch to hold a bone density screening clinic on May 20. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 For the month of May, SF Custom Chiropractic is shining a spotlight on Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention. Osteoporosis is a condition which causes bones to weaken and also decreases bone growth and tissue regeneration. People who suffer from osteoporosis are much more likely to develop a...

2014-04-30 23:20:33

Post-menopausal women are at highest risk for developing osteoporosis during their lifetime, which can lead to debilitating bone fractures and a decrease in quality of life. Women’s Excellence offers risk assessment, screening, prevention counseling, diagnostic testing, and effective treatment for osteopenia and osteoporosis. Birmingham, MI (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Bone is living tissue that is constantly being absorbed and replaced. Osteoporosis occurs when the creation of new bone...


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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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