Tag Archives: Bone fractures

Celiac disease increases osteoporosis and bone fracture risk

By: Emily Lunardo | Tuesday, February 09, 2016 - 05:30 PM
Celiac disease increases osteoporosis and bone fracture risk

Celiac disease increases the risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures. The findings were presented at the EULAR 2011 Annual Congress, where researchers announced that celiac disease patients have a 4.5 times greater risk of developing osteoporosis, compared to healthy individuals… Read More

Bone fractures may be prevented with Alzheimer’s drug

By: Devon Andre | Monday, September 21, 2015 - 01:00 PM
Synovitis diagnosis and treatment

A common drug used to treat Alzheimer’s has shown potential in mice models to prevent bone fractures. The findings were discovered by researchers at Saitama Medical University in Japan. Researchers are hopeful that the Alzheimer’s drug has the potential to… Read More