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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'

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

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

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

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

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

# osteoporosis - Saturday 10 March, 2012

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.

# osteoporosis - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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.