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Health experts: Osteoporosis in Malaysia, a serious threat that must be addressed

January 26, 2023
Health experts: Osteoporosis in Malaysia, a serious threat that must be addressed

Older persons, people who are at risk such as heavy drinkers and smokers, those with hormone-related disorders, eating disorders, malabsorption problems, certain diseases like arthritis, family history of osteoporosis, on certain types of medications, experiencing long periods of inactivity and […]

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Hormone infusion an alternative treatment for osteoporosis

April 15, 2022

A naturally occurring hormone has been found to promote human bone activity and may be a more effective osteoporosis solution. Osteoporosis is characterised by the deterioration of bone tissue as we age, resulting in weak, brittle bones. Researchers from Imperial […]

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Inexpensive osteoporosis drug may protect against type 2 diabetes

September 29, 2021

New research has identified a link between low rates of type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis patients treated with a drug called alendronate. The research analysed health records from several hundred thousand diabetes patients in Denmark, comparing diabetes rates among those […]

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Drinking moderately is good for your bones

July 13, 2012

DRINKING a moderate amount of alcohol as part of a healthy lifestyle may benefit women’s bone health, lowering their risk of developing osteoporosis, researchers say. The research assessed the effects of alcohol withdrawal on bone turnover in postmenopausal women who […]

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