Drug Treatments for Osteoporosis
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today [10th July 2017] issued its latest Multiple Technology Appraisal (MTA) on the use of bisphosphonates to prevent fractures caused by osteoporosis.
Celebrate and donate
There’s a new way for supporters of the National Osteoporosis Society to raise funds to help people with osteoporosis in the UK – by donating in celebration.
Can vegetables help ward off early menopause?
Consuming a higher level of vegetable proteins could help ward off early menopause - a contributing risk factor to the development of osteoporosis.
All metal-on-metal (MOM) hip implants after fracture need review
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is now offering health professionals new guidance in respect of patients with metal-on-metal hip implants.
Could our birth month influence development of osteoporosis?
There have been a number of reports in the media recently about a new study suggesting our birth month could have an effect on our chances of developing certain diseases.