Promoting Bone Growth by Altering Sugar Chains may Help Treat Osteoporosis
Altering sugar groups in stem cells promote bone growth and can have important implications for future treatments of osteoporosis.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Heavy bones, low body weight: New link between bone cells and blood sugar level found
Bone cells do not just form new bone, they also influence the blood sugar level. Scientists have now discovered a new mechanism that controls this link. The metabolism of bone...
3 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Could sugar chains be the answer to bone growth in osteoporosis?
Scientists have shown that altering the structure of sugar chains on the surface of stem cells could help promote bone growth in the body.
3 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Personal Health: A Perfect Storm for Broken Bones
Untreated osteoporosis could spawn an epidemic of bone fractures, hospital and nursing home admissions, even premature deaths.
6 days ago - NY Times
Researchers identify potential 'first-line' treatment for rare bone loss disease
A possible 'first-line' treatment for a rare bone loss disease has been identified by a research team led by Tohoku University in Japan. The research findings, published in the...
12 days ago - News Medical
Bobby Clay reveals how over-training led her to develop osteoporosis but she's now back running.
12 days ago - BBC
Science experiments on the space station: Innovative “bone glue” may stimulate bone growth, treat osteoporosis
Gradual bone loss is a serious side effect that astronauts must endure during protracted spaceflights. This is due to the absence of gravity. Without gravity, bone regeneration...
16 days ago - Natural News
Osteoporosis Risk can be Reduced by Targeting Hormonal Receptor Proteins
Progesterone receptor proteins can act as a potential new target for reducing the risk of osteoporosis in men undergoing various prostate cancer therapy, finds a new study.
18 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Through the looking glass: New mirror-image molecules could lead to better medicines
Scientists have developed a new technology for designing mirror-image versions of molecules, paving the way for longer lasting medicines. For patients, this would mean less...
19 days ago - ScienceDaily
Osteoporosis in Aging: Protect Your Bones with Exercise
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Again. It has happened again. Another mass shooting. This one at a high school in Florida . We've turned on each other again. But turning on one another didn't end with the...
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