Oct 02, 2014 PM EDT
MUHC-led study shows treatment has protective effect on bone metastasis
Jul 21, 2014 AM EDT
Eating dried plums daily prevents osteoporosis, according to a study.
Jun 24, 2014 PM EDT
A new study shows that for at least two years after bariatric surgery, patients continue to lose bone, even after their weight stabilizes. The results-in patients undergoing gastric bypass, the most common type of weight loss surgery-were presented M..
Jun 19, 2014 AM EDT
Calcium and vitamin D are commonly recommended for older women, but the usual supplements may send calcium excretion and blood levels too high for some women, shows a new study published online today inMenopause, the journal of The North American Men..
Jun 17, 2014 PM EDT
By swapping replacement parts into the backbone of a synthetic hormone, UW-Madison graduate student Ross Cheloha and his mentor, Sam Gellman, along with collaborators at Harvard Medical School, have built a version of a parathyroid hormone that resis..
May 03, 2014 AM EDT
Oral medications given to asthma patients reduce bone density, according to a study.
May 01, 2014 PM EDT
Doing even light house work helps prevent the development of disability, according to a recent study.
Apr 10, 2014 PM EDT
Surgical decision making for sick, elderly patients should be orchestrated by a multidisciplinary team, including the patient, his or her family, the surgeon, primary care physician, nurses and non-clinicians, such as social workers, advocates Lauren..
Nov 14, 2013 PM EST
A recent report issued by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) estimates that more than 22 million women aged between 50-84 years in the European Union (EU) have osteoporosis (1). Postmenopausal women are at greatest risk of broken bones d..