OSTEOPOROSIS NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Ankylosing Spondylitis and The Risk of Osteoporosis

January 16, 2018

Ankylosing Spondylitis and The Risk of Osteoporosis

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Spine Community News: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is an inflammatory arthritis of the spine usually associated with calcification of spinous structures, […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis


Osteoporosis: What You Need to Know About Current Treatment Guidelines

January 8, 2018

Osteoporosis: What You Need to Know About Current Treatment Guidelines

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TheSpineCommunity NEWS: Osteoporosis (OP) is a serious illness associated with significant disability and possible mortality.  The illness is underdiagnosed in […]

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Tags: alendronate, denusomab, guidelines, News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis, resideronate, treatment, xgeva, zolendronic acid


Vitamin D – What You Need to Know As Winter Approaches

October 30, 2017

Vitamin D – What You Need to Know As Winter Approaches

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Sunshine is a main source of vitamin D and as winter approaches your vitamin D level is likely to be […]

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Tags: bone health, cancer, News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis, vitamin d


What is EULAR and Why You Should Care

June 7, 2016

What is EULAR and Why You Should Care

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By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com What is EULAR? EULAR is an acronym for the European Union League Against Rheumatism. […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis, Psoriatic Arthritis, rhe


Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?

May 6, 2016

Are You Getting Enough Vitamin D?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

By Diane L. Schneider, MD As we head into spring after a long winter, your vitamin D level right now […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis


Strength Train at Home

April 29, 2016

Strength Train at Home

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Maintaining muscle strength through regular exercise as we age can help combat natural muscle loss, or sarcopenia. By Joan Pagano […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, back strain, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), Enteropathic Arthritis, Herniated Discs, News Tips and Features, osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Reactive Arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, Scoliosis


Tip-Bone Building Moves

November 5, 2015

Tip-Bone Building Moves

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By Maryann Hammers Your bones have supported you all these years. Isn’t it time you returned the favor? Sure, you […]

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Tags: News Tips and Features, Osteoporosis


November 5, 2015

Vitamin D May Help Manage Pain from Osteoarthritis

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Patients who suffer from osteoarthritis (OA) pain and are deficient in vitamin D may get some relief with vitamin D […]

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Postmenopausal Women Under Age 65 without Osteoporosis May Not Benefit from Repeated Bone Scans

October 6, 2015

Postmenopausal Women Under Age 65 without Osteoporosis May Not Benefit from Repeated Bone Scans

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We can’t say enough about bone health and prevention of osteoporosis and fractures, and a bone mineral density (BMD) test, […]

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Ask the Doctor: What Should Women Know about Osteoporosis?

October 6, 2015

Ask the Doctor: What Should Women Know about Osteoporosis?

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By Laura Ryan, MD Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Assistant Director for Special Programs, […]

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