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How Pre-Clinical Studies May Mislead You: Foods That Prevent Bone Loss (or Do They?)

We’re all familiar with the catchy headlines and ads that recommend products, recipes and diets. Some are garbage (Oz Effect anyone?), while some have completely valid human clinical studies. 357 more words

What’s New in Spine Surgery

Every month, JBJS publishes a Specialty Update—a review of the most pertinent and impactful studies published in the orthopaedic literature during the previous year in 13 subspecialties.  567 more words

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Dampness and Low Back Pain

Clinically, low back pain can be found in many diseases. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, the Kidneys “express” themselves in the low back.  And, according to Western medicine, when there is pain experienced with percussion of the kidneys , this could be indicative of a problems related to the kidneys, for example: kidneys stones or simply back pain. 254 more words

Acupuncture

THIS PLANT IS CALLED “GOD’S GIFT” AS IT CAN CURE DISEASES! 

THIS PLANT IS CALLED “GOD’S GIFT” AS IT CAN CURE DISEASES!

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Chaya or tree spinach, is a large, fast-growing leafy perennial shrub that is believed to have originated in the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico. 286 more words

Education

Research Roundup: Cholesterol vaccine in mice, zebrafish & osteoporosis, new cytomegalovirus treatment, and more!

Welcome to this week’s Research Roundup. These Friday posts aim to inform our readers about the many stories that relate to animal research each week. Do you have an animal research story we should include in next week’s Research Roundup? 661 more words

News

Wait Until Your Symptoms are Really Bad Before Having an Osteoarthritic Joint Replaced

Early studies of hip replacement showed that the operation was associated with large and sustained QALY gains, and hence that it was cost-effective. The same applied to knee replacement. 214 more words

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Dairy - Good or Bad? - MNT

I started drinking soymilk some years ago after reading some scare stories about cow milk consumption. I don’t even remember the reasons now, but I do look forward to my quarts of soymilk that I buy from Costco. 2,154 more words

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