New research identifies who should be offered testing for coeliac disease
Targeted testing of individuals with a range of signs and symptoms could improve diagnosis of coeliac disease, a new National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) funded study led by the University of Bristol and published in PLOS ONE has found. Signs and symptoms include family history of coeliac disease, dermatitis herpetiformis, anaemia, type 1 diabetes, osteoporosis and chronic liver disease. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - October 25, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Institutes, Bristol Population Health Science Institute, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Osteoporosis experts in APAC launch online educational modules
The modules are based on the group's minimum clinical standards for osteoporosis care. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 22, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Oral PTH Shows Promise for Osteoporosis in Early Phase 2 Study Oral PTH Shows Promise for Osteoporosis in Early Phase 2 Study
If the drug demonstrates safety and efficacy in a future phase 3 clinical trial, it could become the first oral bone-building (anabolic) therapy for osteoporosis, but it"s early days.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

What Is the Best Exercise for Osteoporosis?
Title: What Is the Best Exercise for Osteoporosis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/5/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - October 5, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Peninsula biotech looks to turn once-failed osteoporosis drug against rare disease
A Bay Area company went on the hunt for a certain class of drugs that could level off calcium levels in both the blood and urine. Now it plans to take a drug into a late-stage clinical trial for people at risk of deadly kidney disease. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Could the Osteoporosis Drug Alendronate Ward Off Diabetes? Could the Osteoporosis Drug Alendronate Ward Off Diabetes?
' This is an interesting retrospective analysis, but it should be verified with other data such as a meta-analysis from clinical trials of bisphosphonates'that follows blood glucose levels, says an expert.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Could an Osteoporosis Drug Ward Off Diabetes
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Drug May Keep Type 2 Diabetes at Bay
Title: Osteoporosis Drug May Keep Type 2 Diabetes at BayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/28/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - September 29, 2021 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Bone Gains Lost Following Denosumab Stop in Steroid-Treated RA Bone Gains Lost Following Denosumab Stop in Steroid-Treated RA
When denosumab is discontinued, glucocorticoid-treated patients with rheumatoid arthritis need to transition to another osteoporosis therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - September 28, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Comparing machine learning methods to improve fall risk detection in elderly with osteoporosis from balance data - Cuaya-Simbro G, Perez-Sanpablo AI, Morales EF, Qui ñones Uriostegui I, Nuñez-Carrera L.
Falls are a multifactorial cause of injuries for older people. Subjects with osteoporosis are particularly vulnerable to falls. We study the performance of different computational methods to identify people with osteoporosis who experience a fall by analys... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Does the association of therapeutic exercise and supplementation with sucrosomial magnesium improve posture and balance and prevent the risk of new falls? - Scaturro D, Vitagliani F, Terrana P, Tomasello S, Camarda L, Letizia Mauro G.
BACKGROUND: Fracture of the proximal femur is the most feared complication of osteoporosis. Given the numerous physiological functions that magnesium performs in our body, in the literature there is a correlation between osteoporosis and low serum levels o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Highlights From WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2021 Osteoporosis Highlights From WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2021
Dr Olivier Bruy ère discusses data on osteoporosis from WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2021, including the connection between bone and vascular health and how NSAIDs affect bisphosphonate efficacy.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None ReCAP Source Type: news

Menopause Society Issues First Osteoporosis Advice for 10 Years Menopause Society Issues First Osteoporosis Advice for 10 Years
In the first update since 2010, The North American Menopause Society addresses new advances, including use of novel agents to prevent'bone attacks'in those at highest risk of fracture.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women
An updated position statement from The North American Menopause Society provides guidance on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.Menopause (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

NAMS Updates Position Statement on Osteoporosis Management
FRIDAY, Sept. 3, 2021 -- In a 2021 position statement issued by The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) and published in the September issue of Menopause, updated recommendations are presented for osteoporosis prevention and management in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 3, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Medical Treatment After Hip Fracture Is Increasingly Uncommon
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - August 28, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Snapshot Source Type: news

An Overview of Male Osteoporosis An Overview of Male Osteoporosis
While osteoporosis is often thought of as a disease of postmenopausal women, it can affect men as well. Review the risk factors, causes, and management of male osteoporosis in this article.U.S. Pharmacist (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Around 85,000 Britons are missing out on therapy, charity warns 
Only half of NHS trusts have a Fracture Liaison Service and many are failing to meet targets, the Royal Osteoporosis Society says. The service is considered a gold standard of care. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are the First Signs of Osteoporosis
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Aortic Stenosis and Antiresorptive Agents for Osteoporosis Aortic Stenosis and Antiresorptive Agents for Osteoporosis
Do osteoporosis treatments that act by inhibiting osteoclastic activity impact atherosclerotic vascular calcification? A new study provides clarification.Circulation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Three of the best foods to ward off osteoporosis – expert recommendations
OSTEOPOROSIS is synonymous with weakened bones - a condition that greatly increases the risk of painful fractures. Did you know that you gradually start losing bone from the age of 35? The NHS confirmed it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The role of secondary imaging techniques for assessing bone mineral density in elderly ankle fractures - So E, Rushing C, Prissel MA, Berlet GC.
Elderly ankle fractures in the elderly represent a substantial healthcare burden. Dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is the gold standard for diagnosis of osteoporosis. However, there is emerging research regarding secondary imaging techniques to evalu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

New guidance on how to diagnosis and manage osteoporosis in chronic kidney disease
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) This new review by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) CKD-MBD working group provides concise recommendations, with a clear management algorithm, to support clinicians' knowledge and confidence in managing osteoporosis in their patients with chronic kidney disease stages 4-5D. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

DEXA shows lower bone density in diabetic children
Boys showed lower bone density than girls on dual-energy x-ray absorptiometr...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: More green space may not lead to better bone health Ultrasonic backscatter could measure bone health in space AI predicts heart disease risk in DEXA images CT lung screening scans also work for bone density Cardiac CT shows promise for osteoporosis screening (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 13, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Adding decision support to spine imaging decreases opioid prescribing
Does adding epidemiological information regarding back conditions to spine imagin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI spine data inform radiomic models for osteoporosis Are too many patients getting MRI scans for back pain? ACR's R-SCAN helps cut inappropriate lumbar spine MRI scans Public reporting does not reduce MRI scans for low back pain JAMA: Early imaging questionable for older adults with back pain (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mechanography assessment of fall risk in older adults: the Vietnam Osteoporosis Study - Hoang DK, Le NM, Vo-Thi UP, Nguyen HG, Ho-Pham LT, Nguyen TV.
This study sought to define the association between jumping mechanography parameters and fall risk in Vietnamese individuals. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

IOF-ESCEO-SICOT collaboration to enhance educational outreach to to orthopaedic surgeons
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis& Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO) and the International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT) have announced a collaborative agreement to mutually develop and expand education and research opportunities. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

More green space may not lead to better bone health
For older adults living near Hong Kong's green space, the grass may not be greene...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ultrasonic backscatter could measure bone health in space AI predicts heart disease risk in DEXA images DBT shows potential to assess bone health in women Weight-loss surgery weakens teenagers' bones Cardiac CT shows promise for osteoporosis screening (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Osteoporosis affects men, too
Worldwide, 1 in 3 women over age 50 will experience a bone fracture due to osteoporosis, according to the International Osteoporosis Foundation. But it's not just women, as 1 in 5 men over age 50 also will have the same issue. Reporter Jason Howland explains in the Mayo Clinic Minute. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 21, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

State of the art and future directions in the clinical application of HR-pQCT in adults
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) In recent years, significant progress has been made towards the use of high-resolution peripheral computed tomography (HR-pQCT) imaging in research, and new potential for applications in the clinic have emerged. This new publication by the Joint IOF-ASBMR-ECTS HR-pQCT Working Group provides an important overview of current clinical applications of HR-pQCT in adults, valuable guidance on interpretation of results, and a summary of novel applications and future directions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Endocrine Society celebrates Supreme Court decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act
(The Endocrine Society) The Endocrine Society today praised the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act, which makes health care accessible to millions of individuals nationwide, including those with hormone health conditions such as diabetes, osteoporosis, thyroid conditions, and breast and prostate cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Lumbar Scoliosis and Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women Lumbar Scoliosis and Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women
Does lumbar scoliosis contribute to the development of osteoporosis among older women?Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - June 11, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Calcified Tissue International announces top-cited papers
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) Calcified Tissue International has announced the top 10 most impactful papers of 2019, as cited in 2019/2020. The authors of each of these outstanding papers were been recognized with certificates of publishing excellence. The papers will be made freely accessible for download for a period of three months, until August 31, 2021. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Birth weight is associated with osteoporosis risk later in life
(Wiley) New research published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research has linked heavier birth weight with lower bone mineral density and a higher risk of bone fracture later in life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Osteoporosis detection by a simple physical function test
(Shinshu University) The study which targeted postmenopausal women who are at high risk for primary osteoporosis found that if any of the following is true, TST (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Linked to Increased Risk of Hearing Loss Osteoporosis Linked to Increased Risk of Hearing Loss
Moderate to severe hearing loss was independently associated with osteoporosis, vertebral fracture in the large, longitudinal Nurses'Health Study (NHS) and NHS II.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - June 7, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Fragility fractures cost European health care systems € 56.9 billion annually
(International Osteoporosis Foundation) A new report by the International Osteoporosis Foundation draws attention to the burden of osteoporosis and the gaps/inequalities in the provision of primary and secondary prevention of fractures due to osteoporosis across Europe. 'SCOPE 2021: a new scorecard for osteoporosis in Europe' provides findings for 27 countries of the European Union as well as Switzerland and the UK, covering key indicators for four domains: burden of disease, policy framework, service provision and service uptake. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

4 Ways Exercise Helps Fight Aging
Everyone knows that exercise is good for you. But it’s not just beneficial for the young, healthy and already fit. It’s also one of the best defenses against the toughest aspects of aging. Exercise not only improves heart and lung health, but research shows that even modest physical activity is good for the brain, bones, muscles and mood. Numerous studies have found that lifelong exercise may keep people healthier for longer; delay the onset of 40 chronic conditions or diseases; stave off cognitive decline; reduce the risk of falls; alleviate depression, stress and anxiety; and may even help people live longer....
Source: TIME: Health - June 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Liz Seegert Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Osteoporosis, Low Bone Density May Contribute to Hearing Loss
TUESDAY, June 1, 2021 -- Osteoporosis and low bone density (LBD) contribute to age-related hearing loss, according to a study published online May 24 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Sharon G. Curhan, M.D., from Brigham and Women's... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating osteoporosis
May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about this bone disease, which affects approximately 10 million Americans, according to the Office on Women's Health. Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle -- so brittle that a fall or even mild stresses, such as bending over [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 28, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Might Also Raise a Woman's Odds for Hearing Loss
WEDNESDAY, May 26, 2021 -- It's a connection most women may not be aware of, but a new study suggests osteoporosis may raise your risk of hearing loss, and the drugs often used to treat thinning bones won't lower that risk. According to researcher... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 26, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Osteoporosis Might Also Raise a Woman's Odds for Hearing Loss
Title: Osteoporosis Might Also Raise a Woman's Odds for Hearing LossCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/26/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/26/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - May 26, 2021 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

Study finds women with osteoporosis and low bone density are at increased risk of hearing loss
(Brigham and Women's Hospital) Researchers found that risk of subsequent moderate or worse hearing loss was up to 40 percent higher in study participants with osteoporosis or LBD. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Consumer Health: How some types of osteoporosis drugs can hurt your bones
May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about this bone disease, which affects approximately 10 million Americans, according to the Office on Women's Health. Your bones are living tissue that is constantly being broken down and replaced. Osteoporosis occurs when the creation of new bone doesn't [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 18, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

QuickStats: Percentage* of adults aged ≥50 years with osteoporosis,(†) by race and Hispanic origin(§) - United States, 2017-2018 - Wambogo E, Sarafrazi N.
During 2017-2018, the age-adjusted prevalence of osteoporosis among adults aged ≥50 years was 12.6%. A lower percentage of non-Hispanic Black adults (6.8%) had osteoporosis compared with non-Hispanic White adults (12.9%), non-Hispanic Asian adults (18.4%... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

QuickStats: Percentage of Adults Aged ≥50 Years with Osteoporosis, by Race and Hispanic Origin - United States, 2017-2018
This report describes the percentage of adults aged ≥50 years with Osteoporosis. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - May 13, 2021 Category: American Health Tags: Adult Health MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Senior Health Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Staying active and exercising with osteoporosis
May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about this bone disease, which affects approximately 10 million Americans, according to the Office on Women's Health. Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle -- so brittle that a fall or even mild stresses, such as bending over [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news