New Target for Eliminating Bone Breakdown In Osteoporosis Identified
A new cell type that governs the way bones form and maintain themselves, opening up a potential target for future therapies for bone disorders like osteoporosis has been...
2 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Potential cellular target for eliminating bone breakdown in osteoporosis found
By disabling a function of a set of cells in mice, researchers appear to have halted the process that breaks down bone, a potential boon for osteoporosis treatment.
2 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Researchers discover potential cellular target for eliminating bone breakdown in osteoporosis
New research has discovered a cell type that governs the way bones form and maintain themselves, opening up a potential target for future therapies for bone disorders like...
4 days ago - News Medical
Osteoporosis Drugs Don't Worsen COVID-19 Risk, May Help
Observational study supports guidelines advising continuation of osteoporosis medications during COVID-19, and even suggests possible benefit for certain agents. Medscape...
7 days ago - Medscape - 7 articles
The dangers of phosphoric acid, a common ingredient linked to increased risk of osteoporosis and heart disease
Bad news, soft drink fans: Your favorite fizzy drinks are increasing your risk of developing osteoporosis and heart disease. This, according to experts, is due to the presence...
8 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Associations between dietary patterns and osteoporosis-related outcomes in older adults: a longitudinal study
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Published online: 14 November 2020; doi:10.1038/s41430-020-00806-0 Associations between dietary patterns and osteoporosis-related...
10 days ago - European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
New Diabetes, CKD Guidelines; Osteoporosis Ignored in Older Men
The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes organization released new clinical practice guidelines for managing patients with diabetes and comorbid chronic kidney disease...
11 days ago - MedPageToday
Experts publish Consensus Statement on management of osteoporosis in patients with CKD G4-G5D
Patients with advanced chronic kidney disease suffer from impaired bone quality and quantity, with a non-vertebral fracture risk which is 4-to 6-fold higher than the fracture...
13 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Lung Cancer CT Is Chance for 'Opportunistic' Osteoporosis Check
The lung cancer scans detect an osteoporosis rate in men that is twice the rate estimated with DXA. Medscape Medical News
13 days ago - Medscape
Osteoporosis 'largely ignored' in older men
Less than 3% of older men who had experienced an osteoporosis-related fracture had been properly diagnosed and treated, according to findings presented at ACR Convergence...
14 days ago - Healio
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Survey reveals 85% of seniors plan to get COVID-19 vaccines but 15% say they...
A new survey from Tivinity Health found that half of senior citizens plan to receive the jab within one month after it becomes available but about one-third plan to wait at...
Retinal Signs can Predict Alzheimer's Disease
Retinal beta-amyloid changes in patients with Alzheimer's disease occurs much earlier than actual cognitive decline.
Anxiety Might Speed Alzheimer's: Study
Older adults with memory problems may progress to Alzheimer's more quickly if they are also suffering from anxiety symptoms, a preliminary study suggests.
Reducing Sedentary Time Downs Heart Failure Risk for Senior Women
Sedentary behaviors increase the risk of heart failure among older women, in spite of the regular physical activity.
Can Worrying Too Much Cause Alzheimer's Disease?
Anxiety is associated with a higher risk of Alzheimer's disease progression.
A depression pill from 70 years ago could be used to treat prostate cancer...
Results of a small trial suggest phenelzine, which treats depression (by altering levels of brain chemicals that regulate mood) can shrink tumours in men whose prostate cancer...
Pregnancies, Later Menopause Tied to Progressive MS Onset Age
Women with multiple sclerosis who had never given birth and those who began menopause prematurely developed progressive MS earlier, a single-center observational analysis...
'Hidden' Prostate Cancer Usually Means Good Outcome
Negative biopsies among early-stage prostate cancer patients who've chosen active surveillance are associated with a low risk of disease progression, but they aren't a sign...
Eye Exam Could Help Diagnose Parkinson's Disease Early
Eye exam combined with artificial intelligence machine learning technology could provide early detection of Parkinson's disease.
Medical mistrust can make African Americans to regret their choice of...
Medical mistrust is one reason why African American patients are more likely to have regrets about their choice of treatment for prostate cancer.