Cancer, Type 1 Diabetes, Heart disease and Osteoporosis are very serious illnesses and can affect anyone at any age but there is a lesser risk for those who have a balanced diet. 843 more words
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Many with cancer have their cancers metastasized to the bones. Doctors trying to prevent the cancer from adhering and invading the bones have sought to strengthen the bones. 506 more words
Public release date: 15-Jan-2008
A University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute study has found that a popular class of osteoporosis drugs nearly triples the risk of developing bone necrosis, a condition that can lead to disfigurement and incapacitating pain… 307 more words
Public release date: 17-Jan-2008
Drugs for pre-osteoporosis: Prevention or disease-mongering?
A series of recent scientific publications have exaggerated the benefits and underplayed the harms of drugs to treat pre-osteoporosis or “osteopenia” potentially encouraging treatment in millions of low risk women, warn experts in this week’s BMJ. 336 more words