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FRAX tool useful in breast cancer patients treated with aromatase inhibitors

FRAX tool useful in breast cancer patients treated with aromatase inhibitors

Majority of stroke survivors not screened for osteoporosis, despite increased risk

Majority of stroke survivors not screened for osteoporosis, despite increased risk

Thiazide use linked with reduced risk of low energy fractures in people with Alzheimer's

Thiazide use linked with reduced risk of low energy fractures in people with Alzheimer's

Bisphosphonates to treat osteoporosis appears to be beneficial for all women

Bisphosphonates to treat osteoporosis appears to be beneficial for all women

Knowing causative genes of osteoporosis may open door to more effective treatments

Knowing causative genes of osteoporosis may open door to more effective treatments

BFR therapy as part of rehabilitation following ACL surgery may slow bone loss

BFR therapy as part of rehabilitation following ACL surgery may slow bone loss

CT scan of the lumbar spine prior to surgery reveals undiagnosed osteoporosis in many patients

CT scan of the lumbar spine prior to surgery reveals undiagnosed osteoporosis in many patients

Dog walking increases risk of bone fractures in older adults

Dog walking increases risk of bone fractures in older adults

Study finds significant gender and racial disparities in osteoporosis treatment

Study finds significant gender and racial disparities in osteoporosis treatment

Ultrasonography of calcaneus offers comparable results to those obtained by DXA

Ultrasonography of calcaneus offers comparable results to those obtained by DXA

New form of hereditary osteoporosis identified

New form of hereditary osteoporosis identified

Significant flaws found in recently released forensic software

Significant flaws found in recently released forensic software

Vitamin D supplements are of no gain to those over 70, study shows

Vitamin D supplements are of no gain to those over 70, study shows

Researchers compile atlas of genetic influences on osteoporosis

Researchers compile atlas of genetic influences on osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is not only a women's disease

Osteoporosis is not only a women's disease

DHEA therapy may help prevent bone loss and increase muscle mass in older women

DHEA therapy may help prevent bone loss and increase muscle mass in older women

FDA authorizes marketing of PicoAMH Elisa test to help determine woman's menopausal status

FDA authorizes marketing of PicoAMH Elisa test to help determine woman's menopausal status

Advancement in medical imaging methods for health care

Advancement in medical imaging methods for health care

Near infrared spectroscopy technique for accurate evaluation of chondral injuries

Near infrared spectroscopy technique for accurate evaluation of chondral injuries

Vitamin D supplements do not improve bone health, concludes study

Vitamin D supplements do not improve bone health, concludes study