New research sheds some light on how – and why – aging affects osteoporosis and what you are able to do about it.
AnnA Rushton | June 24, 2011 | 1 comment
Many women suffer from underactive thyroid, but a common drug taken to relieve it can have serious effects on bone strength according to a recent study for the British Medical Journal.
AnnA Rushton | June 17, 2011 | 5 comments
The cause of the disease is still not fully understood, but research continues to build up a picture of the factors that influence our bone health. Article and he links to our other osteoporosis features.
AnnA Rushton | June 13, 2011 | 0 comments
Green tea and Tai Chi have both been found to enhance bone health and reduce inflammation in postmenopausal women in a recent study.
AnnA Rushton | May 23, 2011 | 2 comments
Repairing injured and deteriorating bone from osteoporosis and cancer treatment may have help from a component found in coral reefs.
AnnA Rushton | March 28, 2011 | 2 comments
You may have heard that too much coffee is a bad thing, but nutritionist Sarah Schenker offers an alternative view of both coffee and green tea’s role in bone health.
Op-Ed | February 16, 2011 | 1 comment
The Saban Research Institute of the Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles found that the age when a child enters puberty is the primary influence on their bone mineral density, or bone strength, as an adult.
AnnA Rushton | February 11, 2011 | 1 comment
Following a previous article on the benefits of taking a ‘holiday’ from such drugs there are now two new concerns.
AnnA Rushton | January 24, 2011 | 10 comments
Many women are concerned about the risk of osteoporosis, particularly after a hysterectomy and during menopause. This is when the bones are at risk if there is not sufficient progesterone being produced to provide essential bone building conditions and these are key facts that women need to know.
Dame Dr Shirley Bond | January 5, 2011 | 0 comments