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#Osteoporosis

# osteoporosis - Friday 18 September, 2015

'I thought it only affected old people, until I was diagnosed with it at 27'
# Osteoporosis
# Osteoporosis

'I thought it only affected old people, until I was diagnosed with it at 27'

Sep 18th 2015, 6:08 AM 19,453 Views 9 Comments

A lot more young men have the condition than people think – and most are undiagnosed.

# osteoporosis - Friday 10 January, 2014

This is what your bones look like if you have osteoporosis
# Young Sci 2014
# Young Sci 2014

This is what your bones look like if you have osteoporosis

Jan 10th 2014, 4:30 PM 15,194 Views 9 Comments

Vitamin D and calcium are essential to prevent osteoporosis, as this student found.

# osteoporosis - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Osteoporosis drug aids young people with CF not helped by standard treatments
# Cystic Fibrosis
# Cystic Fibrosis

Osteoporosis drug aids young people with CF not helped by standard treatments

Jun 2nd 2013, 7:30 AM 5,080 Views 1 Comment

Recent medical developments have increased the life expectancy of people with cystic fibrosis – but this has also put them at high risk of long-term complications like bone fractures and osteoporosis.

# osteoporosis - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Major progress in the fight against osteoporosis thanks to new treatment
# Brittle Bones
# Brittle Bones

Major progress in the fight against osteoporosis thanks to new treatment

May 15th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,811 Views 15 Comments

Teams in Boston are the first to combine treatments which stop cells that attack bones, while also helping to grow new bone.

# osteoporosis - Monday 11 March, 2013

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body
# Coffee
# Coffee

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body

Mar 11th 2013, 7:15 AM 59,593 Views 40 Comments

Back away from the cappuccino – it’s trying to kill you.

# osteoporosis - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Scientists discover link between HIV drug and osteoporosis
# Health
# Health

Scientists discover link between HIV drug and osteoporosis

Mar 10th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,246 Views 13 Comments

The prevalence of osteoporosis among people living with HIV in Ireland has been a cause for concern for some time.

# osteoporosis - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Toenail test lands Irish company €1.5million
# Toenails
# Toenails

Toenail test lands Irish company €1.5million

Jun 22nd 2011, 3:39 PM 873 Views 1 Comment

You could soon be sending the doctor your nail clippings – especially if you’re one of the 300,000 Irish people with osteoporosis.