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Researchers examine key protein for clues about bone health

A loss of enzymatic processes within the body can increase a person’s risk of bone fracture. This new insight was recently published in¬†eLife¬†by an international team of scientists and engineers


Exercise may protect bone health after weight loss surgery

Although weight loss surgery is a highly effective treatment for obesity, it can be detrimental to bone health. A recent study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research suggests


New Research Roadmap sets a course towards a cure for osteoporosis

The Royal Osteoporosis Society (ROS) has recently launched a new Research Roadmap for leading clinicians and academics to develop better treatment methods and work towards a cure for osteoporosis.  The publication


New research finds low bone health testing rates after prostate cancer treatment

New research in the October 2020 issue of¬†JNCCN‚ÄĒJournal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network¬†finds the rate of bone mineral density (BMD) testing in people with prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation


Researchers use soy to improve bone cancer treatment

Researchers in recent years have demonstrated the health benefits of soy, linking its consumption to reduced risk of cardiovascular disease, obesity, cancer and improved bone health. Now, WSU researchers are

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30 November – 2 December 2020, Osteoporosis Conference 2020; Liverpool

The Royal Osteoporosis Society will be bringing together one thousand healthcare professionals to launch their research roadmap to find a cure for osteoporosis. This will identify the priority areas for research


Air pollution can worsen bone health

Some of the effects of air pollution on health are well documented -lung cancer, stroke, respiratory diseases, etc, but for others there is less scientific evidence. Such is the case