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First strokes now bone health, moderate alcohol consumption good for women

First strokes now bone health, moderate alcohol consumption good for women

In Australia hip fracture numbers are expected to double over 29 years and quadruple in 56 years

In Australia hip fracture numbers are expected to double over 29 years and quadruple in 56 years

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Line-dancing stamps out osteoporosis

Line-dancing stamps out osteoporosis

Hip fractures – less common but more numerous in an ageing nation

Hip fractures – less common but more numerous in an ageing nation

Early patient response to Forteo in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis

Early patient response to Forteo in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis

Exercise is more influential than calcium intake in determining bone strength in young women

Exercise is more influential than calcium intake in determining bone strength in young women

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Serum estrogen receptor modulator's (SERM's) may help reduce postmenopausal breast cancer risk

Serum estrogen receptor modulator's (SERM's) may help reduce postmenopausal breast cancer risk

Risk for future fractures in postmenopausal women

Risk for future fractures in postmenopausal women

Bone repair using breakthrough material

Bone repair using breakthrough material

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Anti-clotting treatment underused at many hospitals

Interventional radiologists now are able to treat using minimally invasive procedures

Interventional radiologists now are able to treat using minimally invasive procedures

Leading experts to shed light on controversial testosterone therapy treatment

Leading experts to shed light on controversial testosterone therapy treatment

FDA approves INFUSE® bone graft which improves fracture healing

FDA approves INFUSE® bone graft which improves fracture healing

Wyeth gets FDA approval for a novel protein device that enhances bone healing

Wyeth gets FDA approval for a novel protein device that enhances bone healing

Elastic titanium nails help children recover faster from a broken leg than the traditional cast treatment

Elastic titanium nails help children recover faster from a broken leg than the traditional cast treatment

Adult height loss could suggest future osteoporosis problems

Adult height loss could suggest future osteoporosis problems

Researchers develop hinged figure skate prevent to joint injuries

Researchers develop hinged figure skate prevent to joint injuries

Untreated postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are at risk for first spinal fracture within one year

Untreated postmenopausal women with osteoporosis are at risk for first spinal fracture within one year