News related to Prolia (Denosumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
Phase 3 Bridge study showed romosozumab significantly increased bone mineral density in men with osteoporosis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.11.15]
UCB and Amgen have announced results from the Phase 3 BRIDGE study showing that in men with osteoporosis, the investigational agent romosozumab resulted in significant bone mineral density (BMD)...
Research reveals how novel osteoporosis drug increases bone mass
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.20]
Abaloparatide, a selective activator of the parathyroid hormone receptor, has recently been shown to reduce fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.
Heavy marijuana use may raise risk of osteoporosis, bone fractures
Source: Smoking / Quit Smoking News From Medical News Today [2016.10.13]
People who regularly smoke large amounts of marijuana may have lower bone density, increasing their later-life risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures.
What Is Osteoporosis? Treatment, Symptoms, Medication
Source: MedicineNet Lactose Intolerance Specialty [2016.07.28]
Title: What Is Osteoporosis? Treatment, Symptoms, Medication
Created: 4/23/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Osteoporosis Super-Foods for Strong Bones With Pictures
Source: MedicineNet etidronate Specialty [2016.06.10]
Title: Osteoporosis Super-Foods for Strong Bones With Pictures
Created: 2/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Specialty [2016.05.11]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/11/2016 12:00:00 AM
Population health: Statewide study finds decreasing rates of osteoporosis treatment
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.09.15]
A statewide study has found that from 2005 to 2012, fewer than a quarter of men and women with documentation of osteoporosis or fragility fracture, conditions for which national guidelines would...
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for osteoporosis related fracture
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
A review of how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are being used to treat the pain associated with vertebral compression fractures.
Hormone therapy improves bone health in postmenopausal women
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.18]
New research examines the effect of menopausal hormone therapy on bone mass and structure in women at risk of developing osteoporosis.
Biologic therapies for rheumatoid arthritis may protect against rapid bone loss
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.11.09]
A new review by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Chronic Inflammation and Bone Structure (CIBS) Working Group concludes that early and aggressive treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis...
Suppressing protein alleviates radiation-induced bone loss in animal model
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.11.09]
Penn study shows how to protect bone-forming cells, with implications for reducing osteoporosis caused by cancer therapy.
New guideline on calcium and vitamin D supplementation
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.10.25]
A new evidence-based clinical guideline from the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) and the American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC) says that calcium with or without vitamin D intake...