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Coming soon, world’s first guide to tackle osteoporosis

Health experts are about to finalise a series of wide-ranging recommendations on how to build strong bones to prevent the debilitating bone condition  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Keep tab on osteoporosis pain-reliever: Experts (Oct 20 is World Osteoporosis Day)

Even as researchers try to confirm the side effects of osteoporosis pain-relieving drugs on women, doctors say continuous consumption of the drug bisphosphonates  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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Fish oil prevents and slows progression of osteoarthritis

University of Bristol researchers have found for the first time that omega-3 in fish oil could “substantially and significantly” reduce the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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Movement of hip and knee joints may influence risk of ankle re-injury

The way individuals move their knee and hip joints may influence the risk of ankle re-injury, according to new research  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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No old wives’ tale: Omega-3 prevents osteoarthritis

Omega-3 in fish oil could “substantially and significantly” reduce the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 17th, 2011
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Brit spinal surgeon finds new way to beat crippling back pain sans surgery

A spinal surgeon in Britain has pioneered a new treatment to heal severe back pain without surgery, which used to be the only answer for the pain  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011
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New gene could trigger osteoporosis

A new gene could increase chances of developing osteoporosis, a “silent” disease characterised by increased bone fragility and risk of fracture  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011
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Cell therapy for athletic injuries

Sportspersons who were earlier dependent on knee-replacement therapy for athletic injuries now have a new ray of hope in the form of Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (ACI)  More...

By BioNews On Friday, September 23rd, 2011
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Ceramic material, gamma blast could toughen prosthetic plastic joints

A new research has claimed that adding ceramic particles to the polymers and blasting the composite with gamma-radiation could toughen up plastic joints in joint replacement surgeries  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011
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New £10-a-day jab gives hope to millions of arthritis patients

Researchers at New York’s University of Rochester Medical Centre have suggested that a 10-pounds-a-day jab that can repair damaged joints could benefit millions crippled by osteoarthritis  More...