Phase 3 data for Romosozumab were favorable for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
Romosozumab met both primary endpoints in the ARCH phase 3 study of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis, according to a company release.“The efficacy results from this study...
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Denosumab Ups BMD More Than Bisphosphates After Teriparatide
Use of denosumab after stopping teriparatide yields a greater increase in bone-mineral density in postmenopausal women with severe osteoporosis than bisphosphonates, according...
2 days ago - Medscape
ARCH study: Romosozumab data show increased cardiovascular risk
Treatment with the anti-sclerostin monoclonal antibody romosozumab resulted in fewer new fractures in postmenopausal women with high-risk osteoporosis compared with...
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Heart Problems Hit Hopes for Experimental Amgen, UCB Bone Drug
Amgen Inc and UCB SA no longer expect their experimental osteoporosis drug to win U.S. approval this year after a higher rate of serious heart-related side effects were...
5 days ago - Medscape
Vitamin D, calcium intake may reduce risk for early menopause
Elevated consumption of dietary vitamin D and calcium may be associated with a lower risk for early menopause, according to research published in the American Journal of...
9 days ago - Healio
Yogurt May Be Good for the Bones
Older men and women who ate yogurt daily had a lower risk of osteoporosis than those who did not eat yogurt.
11 days ago - NY Times
Untargeted vitamin D supplementation provides little clinical benefit to older adults, study finds
An international study of older adults has found that mass, untargeted provision of vitamin D supplements provides little clinical benefit to many when it comes to the common...
11 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Bone quality in chronic kidney disease: Definitions and diagnostics
Current Osteoporosis Reports
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The 3 Best Types of Exercise for Bone Health
It's not just muscle that you need to hang on to as you age, underneath the muscle lies bone and, it too, declines with age. Bone is in a constant state of turnover throughout...
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Yogurt Improves Bone Mineral Density, Reduces Risk of Osteoporosis
Yogurt is a rich source of different bone promoting nutrients that improves bone mineral density and lowers the risk of osteopenia and osteoporosis.
15 days ago - Medindia Health
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New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Are you getting enough of these healthy foods?
Maintaining one's health doesn't have to involve complicated science. In fact, it can be as easy as eating - all the right food, that is. The list of things you can eat to...
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss , Immune System and Disorders
10 stroke patients regain control of their paralyzed hands
The machine, developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, targets a small part of the brain that is needed to send the first 'movement signal' to our...
Preeclampsia increases stroke risk six fold
Two thirds of preeclampsia-related strokes occur after birth when the mother has gone home, a team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center warn.
Global warming steadily ruining our sleep, study says
With summer nearing, the extra heat is already causing many of us to toss and turn. But that is set to get much worse by 2050, with soaring temperatures set to rob us of even...
Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
New research investigating how we adhere to certain unspoken codes of conduct and appearance may give us insight into extremist behavior. And with this weeks's deadly terrorist...
Tips to Manage Diabetes During The Month of Ramadan
Few health tips can help prevent disease risk in diabetes patients during Ramadan, as they will be fasting during that period of the month for 12 to 15 hours.
The Not So Sweet Connection Between Cancer and Sugar
A specific type of cancer known as squamous cell carcinoma is remarkably more dependent on sugar as their energy supply compared to other types.