News related to Prolia (Denosumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
Study promotes bone growth as possible therapy for osteoporosis and obesity
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.09]
Dr. Joshua Hare, director of the Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, has co-authored a new study titled PPARγ Denitrosylation via...
Hip fracture patients in long-term care are less likely to receive osteoporosis therapy
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.01]
Canadian study finds treatment gap in patients with prior hip fracture; knowledge transition strategies are needed to encourage improved secondary fracture prevention in all high-risk patientsHip...
Novel anti-cancer DNA vaccine may fight aging, chronic inflammation and osteoporosis
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2015.02.28]
An international team of scientists including CureLab Oncology, Inc. (Boston), University of Camerino (Italy), and Boston University have serendipitously discovered a DNA vaccine, which systemically...
Thyroid Disease, Osteoporosis and Calcium
Source: MedicineNet Bone Density Scan Specialty [2014.12.01]
Title: Thyroid Disease, Osteoporosis and Calcium
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 10/2/2001 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2014 12:00:00 AM
Osteoporosis Pictures Slideshow: Are Your Bones at Risk?
Source: MedicineNet Lactose Intolerance Specialty [2014.09.09]
Title: Osteoporosis Pictures Slideshow: Are Your Bones at Risk?
Created: 4/23/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/9/2014 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Celiac Disease Specialty [2014.08.29]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
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.
Efforts needed to standardize criteria for age-related muscle loss
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.10]
The term "sarcopenia" is most often used to describe age-related loss in muscle mass and strength, and it is commonly considered analogous to osteoporosis.
Brittle bone disease: Drug research offers hope
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.04.05]
New research at the University of Michigan offers evidence that a drug being developed to treat osteoporosis may also be useful for treating osteogenesis imperfecta or brittle bone disease, a rare...
Osteoarthritis patients will benefit from jumping exercise
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2015.02.19]
Progressive high-impact training improved the patellar cartilage quality of the postmenopausal women who may be at risk of osteoporosis (bone loss) as well as at risk of osteoarthritis.