Osteoporosis

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Posted on Nov. 7, 2013, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Remains a Major Health Threat to Women

International Osteoporosis Foundation urges for immediate action to safeguard the quality of life among postmenopausal women.

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Posted on Dec. 11, 2012, 6 a.m. in Healthcare and Public Policy Diet Minerals Osteoporosis

Increasing consumption of dairy foods helps to prevent hip fractures and reduce healthcare costs.

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Posted on Sept. 20, 2012, 6 a.m. in Osteoporosis Diet Dietary Supplementation
Mediterranean Diet May Prevent Osteoporosis

Eating a Mediterranean diet enriched with olive oil may offer protection against age-related bone loss.

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Posted on June 6, 2012, 6 a.m. in Men's Health Bone and Dental Exercise Osteoporosis
Load-Bearing Exercise Benefits Men’s Bone Health

Young men who play volleyball, basketball or other load-bearing sports for four hours a week or more increase their bone mass.

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Posted on March 15, 2012, 3:18 p.m. in Bone and Dental Desk Reference Minerals Osteoporosis

Strontium is a soft silver-white or yellowish metallic element that is highly reactive chemically. The metal turns yellow when exposed to air. It occurs naturally in the minerals celestine and strontianite. While natural strontium is stable, the synthetic 90Sr isotope is present in radioactive fallout and has a half-life of 28.90 years.

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Combined Regimen of Exercise & Healthy Fats Boosts Bone Health

Among postmenopausal women, aerobic exercise plus consumption of omega-3 fatty acids improves bone mineral density (BMD).

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Posted on June 27, 2011, 6 a.m. in Bone and Dental Osteoporosis Skin-Hair Women's Health

`Yale University (US) researchers report that women who have more wrinkles have lower bone mineral density.

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Posted on May 12, 2011, 6 a.m. in Dietary Supplementation Osteoporosis
Prescription Bone-Building Drugs Should be Last Resort for Preventing Osteoporosis

People diagnosed at risk of developing osteoporosis should try increasing dietary calcium and vitamin D or taking supplements before trying bone-building drugs.

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Green Tea and Tai Chi Enhance Bone Health

Among postmenopausal women, green tea and tai chi reduce markers of inflammation to exert a favorable effect on bone density.

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Posted on April 14, 2011, 6 a.m. in Aging Osteoporosis Vitamins
Vitamin K Boosts Bone Health

Spanish researchers report that a diet rich in vitamin K may benefit bone mineral density, particularly among elderly men and women

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