The Best Anti-Aging Prescription is Strength Training. Here's Why
Strength training is the key to a healthy life. Losing muscle mass and strength is what leads to frailty and disability in the latter decades of life. Strength training is one...
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Professor Cyrus Cooper receives ECTS Steven Boonen Clinical Research award
The International Osteoporosis Foundation is delighted to announce that the European Calcified Tissue Society has presented the prestigious 2021 ECTS Steven Boonen Clinical...
4 days ago - News Medical
Bone Density Scans and Cardiovascular Disease: Two Birds, One Stone?
Women's osteoporosis screening results could also aid in the evaluation of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk, according to a study by Korean researchers. Dual-energy...
4 days ago - MedPageToday
One bone fracture increases risk for subsequent breaks in postmenopausal women
Current guidelines for managing osteoporosis specifically call out hip or spine fractures for increasing the risk for subsequent bone breaks. But a new study suggests that...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Postmenopausal Women at Greater Risk for Subsequent Bone Fractures
Fractures in the arm, wrist, leg, and other parts of the body also increases the risk for subsequent bone breaks apart from specifically hip or spine fractures as per the...
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Bone Loss can be Managed Efficiently After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
International Osteoporosis Foundation provides guidance for the management of impaired bone health that result as the long term consequence of HSCT
7 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Op-Ed: Who's Really at Risk of Fragility Fractures?
In 1994, a World Health Organization study group published an attempt at predicting the risk of fragility fractures based on bone mineral density. Before this report, the...
17 days ago - MedPageToday
FDA: Manufacturer recalls Reumofan Plus
The FDA announced that Samantha Lynn Inc. has voluntarily recalled Reumofan Plus tablets because of undeclared drug ingredients. A sample analysis by the FDA found that the...
19 days ago - Healio
Osteoporosis treatment before spinal fusion may lower risks of complications, revision
Preoperative osteoporosis treatment lowered the risks of osteoporosis-related complications and revision surgery in patients undergoing spinal fusion of three levels or more at...
24 days ago - Healio
Report reveals geographic, racial disparities in fracture rates for older Americans
A report from the National Osteoporosis Foundation details fracture rates for all 50 U.S. states and highlights ethnic and racial disparities among Medicare beneficiaries for...
26 days ago - Healio
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Q&A: CDC mask guidance ‘still too cautious and too complicated'
As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues, the CDC has continued to update its mask guidance for the public, recently revising recommendations for outdoor mask use and...
Experts warn CDC estimate that less than 10%' of COVID-19 cases occur...
Health experts says the CDC's estimate of the risk of outdoor coronavirus transmission is misleading and that the true risk is believed to be below 1%, and may even be as low...
Habit Stacking Microworkouts (aka Working Out Without Having to Think About It)
The beauty of microworkouts is that you can do them virtually anywhere with minimal time investment, and the cumulative training effect really adds up... if you remember to do...
Palestinian rockets target Tel Aviv, setting off sirens
The Israeli city of Tel Aviv is under fire from a barrage of 130 rockets launched from the Gaza Strip.
Opioid Addiction Meds May Curb Rising Kratom Dependence
Medications typically used to treat opioid use disorder may also be effective for the growing public health problem of kratom addiction, new research shows. Medscape Medical News
Low-Fat Diet Upped Quality of Life in Ulcerative Colitis
Data suggest that even patients in remission could benefit from a healthier diet. Medscape Medical News
America's Frontline Doctors warn that covid vaccinated can transmit "spike...
In the live experiment currently being conducted on humanity, it doesn't matter whether you are in the vaccinated group or the unvaccinated control group. No one will remain...
FDA Expands Pfizer Vaccine EUA for Children Ages 12-15
WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, announces the expansion of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine EUA for children ages 12-15. WebMD
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NIH Vaccine Designer Takes Coronavirus Research to Harvard
Corbett, 35, helped lead the NIH's development of the COVID-19 vaccine made by Moderna. Associated Press