Wednesday Apr 9
Dr. Roach: Vitamins D-3, K can assist calcium metabolism
Dear Dr. Roach : I was prescribed Boniva and Fosamax by my gynecologist when my bone scan indicated a decreased bone density.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Thanh Nein News
Boon for a bone, bane for the other
Ho Chi Minh City doctors recently received three patients suffering jaw bone necrosis after using bisphosphonates, which are medicines to limit bone loss, raising questions about how much is known about the drugs' side-effects.
Medical News Today
Osteoporosis screening strategy using FRAX as pre-screening tool can be cost-effective
In new research presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases, investigators showed that an osteoporosis screening strategy using FRAX as a pre-screening tool is cost-effective if the follow up of the screening and medication adherence are optimized.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Economic evaluation of an osteoporosis screening campaign using FRAX
In new research presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases today, investigators showed that an osteoporosis screening strategy using FRAX as a pre-screening tool is cost-effective if the follow up of the screening and medication adherence are optimized.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
After Bristol Myers' Bydureon Success, The Next Step Is Sustained Release Insulin
Sustained release drug delivery systems are growing in popularity as patients of various diseases seek to minimize dosage frequency and save on costs especially where needles are involved.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Calcium, vitamin D help with osteoporosis
Dear Dr. Roach: I am a 59-year-old woman. I weigh 116 pounds and am 5 feet, 3 inches tall.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Mission Pharmacal Expands Into Long-Term Care Market
Mission Pharmacal Company is introducing a portfolio of proven products into the long-term care environment.