Wednesday Apr 16
Critical Pharma Begins Phase 1 Trial Of Nano-Enabled Osteoporosis Drug
Critical Pharmaceuticals with collaborators The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust announced the initiation of the first Phase I trial for a nano-enabled intranasal teriparatide product.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Critical Pharmaceuticals, The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS ...
Critical Pharmaceuticals , The University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust today announces the start of the first Phase I clinical trial in healthy post-menopausal women of a nano-enabled intranasal teriparatide product for the treatment of osteoporosis.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Hoffmann-La Roche got 7,718,634 & 7,410,957 , which claimed a dosing regime for treating osteoporosis.
Cold-activated brown adipose tissue is an independent predictor of...
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA , Vol.
Osteoporosis drugs appear to impede cell membrane repair
A class of drugs widely used to treat osteoporosis appears to impede a cell's ability to repair a protective outer membrane that helps determine what enters and exits, researchers report.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Study tests BStrong4Life System in relieving osteoporosis
BStrong4Life is a treatment option for osteoporosis, a condition where bones become weak and brittle.
Amgen breaks off deal with Glaxo for osteoporosis drug
Drug giant Amgen Inc. will pay GlaxoSmithKline $290 million to end a marketing agreement the two companies have in relation to osteoporosis drug Prolia.
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Study of Norwegian students on the impact of computer time on bone mineral density
In boys, higher screen time was adversely associated with bone mineral density at all sites even when adjusted for specific lifestyle factors, according to results of a study presented at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
TTUHSC researcher looking into Vitamin E as osteoporosis treatment
Approximately $18 billion is spent to treat osteoporosis in the United States every year, said Dr. Caron K. Felton, certified menopause specialist at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
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Teens' screen time may affect their bone health
Spending too much time sitting in front of screens may be linked to poorer bone health in teens, according to a new study from Norway.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
'Screen Time' Is Risk Factor For Low Bone Density In Teenage Boys
Most parents don't consider that their teenagers are at risk for osteoporosis; teens certainly don't think about it.
IOF Olof Johnell Science Award presented to Dr. Jonathan D. Adachi
Professor Jonathan D. Adachi M.D. has been named the winner of the International Osteoporosis Foundation's 2014 Olof Johnell Science Award.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Does too much time at the computer lead to lower bone mineral density in adolescents?
In boys, higher screen time was adversely associated to bone mineral density at all sites even when adjusted for specific lifestyle factors.
Teenage boys who spend too much time playing computer games have weak ...
Teenage boys who spend too much time playing computer games have weak bones and are at risk of osteoporosis in later life Girls who spend a lot of time in front of screens actually have stronger bones than those who spend less time playing computer games Teenage boys cooped up in their bedrooms playing computer games have weaker bones than those ... (more)
New CNS Medal recognizes dedication to osteoporosis prevention and advocacy
Today, Dr Vladyslav Povoroznyuk, President of the Ukrainian Osteoporosis Association, was awarded the first Committee of National Societies Medal.
Panel issues exercise recommendations for people with osteoporosis and spine fractures
Too Fit to Fracture international multidisciplinary panel provides health professionals with guidance to ensure safe and effective physical activity for osteoporosis patients Today, experts from the Too Fit to Fracture Initiative presented the results of an international consensus process to establish exercise recommendations for people with ... (more)
Swedish researchers show impact of long-term vitamin D insufficiency on fracture risk
A study presented today at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases shows that long-term low levels of vitamin D intake are associated with higher 10-year fracture risk in elderly women.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Synergy of high protein intake and exercise in youth enhances bone structure and strength
A study presented during the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases in Seville shows that high levels of protein intake enhance the positive impact of high physical activity on bone structure and strength in healthy pre-pubertal boys.
Amgen ends marketing agreement with GSK for osteoporosis drug
Amgen Inc said it was ending an agreement with GlaxoSmithKline Plc, under which the British company marketed Amgen's postmenopausal osteoporosis drug in some regions outside the United States.