low bone density

Kids with celiac disease should go for vitamins to stave off bone disease: Study


July 23rd, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Kids suffering from celiac disease should include certain must-have vitamins in their diets to prevent weak bones and osteoporosis, according to researchers at the University of Alberta.A ... Read more...

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Gwyneth Paltrow reveals she has bone disorder


June 19th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19(ANI): Oscar winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she has been medically advised to sunbathe to prevent osteoporosis.The 37-year-old actress, who has always avoided the sun, said that ... Read more...

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Grandpa’s broken hip means weaker bones for grandsons


January 30th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 30 (IANS) Hip fractures in grandfathers are linked to low bone density and reduced bone size in their grandsons, new research shows. "This is the first time this risk factor for ... Read more...

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Weak bones ‘run in the family’


January 30th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): A new study has found a link between hip fractures in grandfathers and low bone density and reduced bone size in their grandsons.According to lead researcher Mattias Lorentzon, ... Read more...

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HIV-infected postmenopausal women at increased bone fracture risk


January 6th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Postmenopausal HIV-infected women have a high prevalence of low bone mineral density and high bone turnover placing them at high risk for future bone fractures, says a new ... Read more...

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Diabetes can delay bone fracture healing


September 28th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 28 (ANI): An inflammatory molecule called TNF-a may contribute to delayed bone fracture healing in diabetics, according to a study.A research article on the study, published in the American Journal ... Read more...

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Ballerinas, female athletes share same health risks


May 31st, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Ballerinas face the same health risks as young female athletes when they don't eat enough to offset the energy they spend, and stop menstruating as a consequence, says ... Read more...

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Osteoporosis may raise vertigo risk


March 24th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Osteoporosis patients are more likely to also have vertigo, says a new study.The study, published in the March 24, 2009, print issue of Neurology, the medical journal ... Read more...

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HIV-infected patients at higher risk of bone fractures


August 29th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): HIV-infected patients are at a significantly higher risk of bone fractures, according to new study to be published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM)."Prior ... Read more...

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HIV-infected patients more prone to fractures


August 29th, 2008 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) HIV patients face a 60 percent greater risk of hip and spine fractures compared to patients without this condition, according to the latest study on the subject."This is ... Read more...

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Study sheds light on impact of vitamin D insufficiency in pediatric patients


June 2nd, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): A new study from Nationwide Children's Hospital has shed light on the impact of vitamin D insufficiency in pediatric patients with low bone density.Vitamin D insufficiency is ... Read more...

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Lack of vitamin D causes fragile bones: study


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 2 (IANS) Most patients with vitamin D deficiency were found to have a history of fragile bones that exposed them to the risk of osteopororis, according to a study. The ... Read more...

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Thyroid-stimulating hormone injections can prevent osteoporosis


March 11th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 11 (ANI): In a new study with rodents, researchers have found that a weekly or fortnightly injections of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) that stimulates thyroid gland can help in preventing osteoporosis.The ... Read more...

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Low-impact exercise forms may raise incidence of low bone density


November 14th, 2007 - 2:23 am ICT by admin
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