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Common antibacterial agent may be bad news for bone health

Common antibacterial agent may be bad news for bone health

Adequate consumption of milk and dairy products can help prevent chronic diseases

Adequate consumption of milk and dairy products can help prevent chronic diseases

Long-term follow-up of childhood cancer survivors is essential to maintain bone health

Long-term follow-up of childhood cancer survivors is essential to maintain bone health

Study reveals dual effects of new osteoporosis therapy on bone tissue

Study reveals dual effects of new osteoporosis therapy on bone tissue

Women exposed to common antibacterial more likely to develop osteoporosis

Women exposed to common antibacterial more likely to develop osteoporosis

Study discusses beneficial effects of antibody therapy that targets sclerostin

Study discusses beneficial effects of antibody therapy that targets sclerostin

High postural sway increases postmenopausal women’s fracture risk

High postural sway increases postmenopausal women’s fracture risk

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