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Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Osteoporosis

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'I thought it only affected old people, until I was diagnosed with it at 27'
A lot more young men have the condition than people think – and most are undiagnosed.
This is what your bones look like if you have osteoporosis
Vitamin D and calcium are essential to prevent osteoporosis, as this student found.
Osteoporosis drug aids young people with CF not helped by standard treatments
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.
Major progress in the fight against osteoporosis thanks to new treatment
Teams in Boston are the first to combine treatments which stop cells that attack bones, while also helping to grow new bone.
10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body
Back away from the cappuccino – it’s trying to kill you.
Scientists discover link between HIV drug and osteoporosis
The prevalence of osteoporosis among people living with HIV in Ireland has been a cause for concern for some time.
Toenail test lands Irish company €1.5million
You could soon be sending the doctor your nail clippings – especially if you’re one of the 300,000 Irish people with osteoporosis.