Genetics are key to hormone therapy that lowers the risk of broken bones in older women, says research in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Magnesium could be essential for preventing fractures, says a team from the UK and Finland.
Although we know that magnesium is an essential nutrient and an important component of the bone, no study has shown its effect on bone fractures. Continue reading
Weight-bearing exercises can increase bone density and promote bone formation in men, says new research in Bone. Continue reading
Ultrasound to speed up bone healing after fracture has little or no impact on pain or recovery time, experts highlight in the British Medical Journal. Continue reading
Denosumab, a drug used to treat osteoporosis, has performed well in a new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. Continue reading