Tasty Ways To Better Bone Health
It's really easy to take our bones for granted. I know I did until my mom was diagnosed with osteoporosis this year. That made me take a deeper look at how I was taking care of...
9 days ago - Food Confidence
A Combined Nutrition and Exercise Intervention Influences Serum Vitamin B-12 and 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Bone Turnover of Healthy Chinese Middle-Aged and Older Adults
ABSTRACTBackgroundHong Kong faces several public health problems including malnutrition and osteoporosis. Considering the typical Chinese diet and overall low physical activity...
10 days ago - Nutrition
Osteoporosis treatment linked to adverse cardiovascular events
Evenity, a monoclonal antibody that inhibits sclerostin used to treat osteoporosis, may increase patients' risk for adverse cardiovascular events, according to research...
12 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Study Explores the Effect of Romosozumab in Osteoporosis
In postmenopausal women with severe osteoporosis at higher risk of fractures, administration of romosozumab reduces both the risk of vertebral fractures and the risk of other...
20 days ago - Medindia Health
Romosozumab offers considerable added benefit for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
Romosozumab is a bone-forming monoclonal antibody used in women after menopause for the treatment of severe osteoporosis if there is a high risk of bone fractures.
20 days ago - News Medical
Bone Drugs May Have Added Benefit: Lower Pneumonia Risk
Bisphosphonates such as Fosamax and Actonel, taken for osteoporosis, were associated with a reduced risk of pneumonia.
25 days ago - NY Times
Romosozumab reduces vertebral fracture risk in postmenopausal osteoporosis
Women with postmenopausal osteoporosis who received the monoclonal antibody romosozumab were less likely to sustain a vertebral fracture during 12 months of treatment compared...
25 days ago - Healio
Study unravels role of a protein in osteoclast generation
Chronic bone and joint diseases, such as osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis, affect millions of people worldwide, particularly the elderly, degrading their quality of life.
26 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Two Commonly Used Drugs for Erectile Dysfunction Could Treat Osteoporosis
PDE5A inhibitors are widely and safely used drugs for erectile dysfunction. These drugs could be repurposed to treat osteoporosis.
27 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Diabetes & COVID-19 Guidance; Prevent Pneumonia With Osteoporosis Tx?
A paper in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism offers new guidance on how to care for COVID-19 patients with diabetes. "These healthcare providers are at risk...
1 month ago - MedPageToday - 5 articles
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Enzalutamide Improves Survival in Men With Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Enzalutamide improves 5-year survival in men with chemotherapy-naive metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, but increases the risk of fatal adverse events, according...
Chinese police arrest prominent critic of Xi Jinping with ties to Australia
Xu Zhangrun, who was once a senior visiting scholar at the Melbourne law school and wrote a book on the Australian legal system, was reportedly arrested at 10am.
Top five videos from virtual ASCRS meeting
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting moved to a virtual format this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Healio/OSN covered presentations and study...
This Fat Impairs Immune System and Increases Risk of COVID
In this interview, Dr. Chris Knobbe, an ophthalmologist, discusses some of the eye-opening information found in his book, “Ancestral Dietary Strategy to Prevent and Treat...
Tigers confirm some senior players won't go to hub
Richmond have confirmed at least two of their experienced players won't head to the Tigers' hub in Queensland.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann to quit politics
The Liberal Party will lose one of its most senior figures with Finance Minister Mathias Cormann to quit politics.