Estrogen therapy may prevent gum disease in women over 50
Treatment for osteoporosis may also help prevent gum disease, according to new research that examined the prevalence of periodontitis in postmenopausal women.
9 days ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Morning Break: Repeal Is New Plan; Former USC Dean and Drugs; Osteoporosis Drug Nixed
Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff
9 days ago - MedPageToday
Amgen receives FDA response letter for romosozumab
Amgen has received a Complete Response Letter for the Biologics License Application from the FDA asking the company to add safety and efficacy data from the ARCH and BRIDGE...
10 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
FDA Rejects Romosozumab for Osteoporosis, Wants More Data
The FDA has issued a complete response letter for romosozumab; companies will have to submit more data from trials with the osteoporosis agent. Medscape Medical Ethics
10 days ago - Medscape
Lower Risk Of Hip Fracture When Osteoporosis Drug Linked With Anti-inflammatory Medication
Older patients using medium to high doses of the anti-inflammatory steroid prednisolone, treatment with the osteoporosis drug alendronate was associated with a significantly...
12 days ago - Medindia Health
Top 8 reasons the fight for a new "healthcare bill" is all a Ponzi scheme for Americans investing in more dangerous chemical medicine choices
One hundred years ago in America, there was hardly a case of cancer, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia, ADHD, autism, Alzheimer's or...
14 days ago - Natural News
Osteopenia: Causes, treatments, and prevention
In this article, learn about osteopenia. How does it differ from osteoporosis, what causes it, and how can one prevent and treat the condition?
15 days ago - Medical News Today
Osteoporosis medication effectively protects against hip fracture in elderly people treated with cortisone
There is effective protection against hip fracture for the many elderly people whose skeleton is declining in strength, as a side effect of cortisone treatment.
15 days ago - News Medical
Use of osteoporosis drug with anti-inflammatory medication linked to lower risk of hip fracture
Among older patients using medium to high doses of the anti-inflammatory steroid prednisolone, treatment with the osteoporosis drug alendronate was associated with a...
16 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Antioxidative peptide from milk exhibits anti-osteopenic effects through inhibition of oxidative damage and bone-resorbing cytokines in ovariectomized rats
Oxidative stress has been implicated as a crucial pathogenic factor in the development of postmenopausal osteoporosis. Milk-derived antioxidative peptides are gaining much...
16 days ago - Nutrition JRNL
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New Era of Alzheimer's Drug Discovery and Therapeutic Targets
Alzheimer's disease tragically ravages the brains, memories and ultimately, personalities of its victims.
Alzheimer's memory loss 'could be reversed'
New research in mice offers evidence that the memories are still there, that the problem is actually with the recall and that music can solve it.
Eight in ten women experience early symptoms of menopause
Menopause research has centred on the point when a woman has her last period, which happens in the average British woman at the age of 52, and on the years that followed.
Why the cancer industry doesn't want you to learn the truth about...
Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin have discovered something that the cancer industry would prefer you don't know about: A combination of natural, everyday...
How to Sleep Better
Good sleep, we are told, is essential to allow our brains to function effectively and clear out the chaotic jumble of thoughts most of us run through in our typical day. If...
Stroke patient speaks due to Parkinson's disease drug
An unnamed patient, 36, believed to be from Berlin, who was only being kept alive by medical intervention, was able to speak in short sentences after being given the drug...
Your Past Impacts Your Present - Stressful Lifetime Events Linked to Later...
Research recently presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference showed a link between stressful events in childhood and early adulthood and cognitive...
Blood pressure drug could halt progression of Alzheimer's
A study, led by the Universities of Bristol, will test if the drug reduce brain shrinkage which occurs with incurable condition. Scientists need another 90 volunteers for trail.
Metformin may improve advanced prostate Ca outcomes
Boston- Metformin may act synergistically with androgen deprivation therapy to improve outcomes for men with advanced prostate cancer, according to findings of an observational...
Santen initiates phase 2a study of DE-122 for wet AMD
Santen has initiated a phase 2a clinical study of the efficacy and safety of intravitreal injections of DE-122 for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration...