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Is Osteoporosis Linked to Dementia Risk?
Posted in General Support group on Thu, 06 Dec 2018
New study investigated the impact of osteoporosis on the risk of dementia in almost 60,000 patients and found that dementia was found in 22.0% of men previously diagnosed with...Read More
Genetics May Help Resolve Key Factors for Fracture Risk in Osteoporosis
Posted in Osteoporosis Support group on Thu, 06 Dec 2018
New genetic study uncovers key factors for fracture risk in osteoporosis. The findings of the study are published in the journal Read More
Osteoporosis Drug May Prevent Bone Fractures in Elderly Women
Posted in Others Support group on Thu, 06 Dec 2018
Drug which is used to treat bone-thinning disease is safe and can prevent fractures in older women who are at risk of mild bone loss, reports a new study. The findings of the study are published in th...
Denosumab for Osteoporosis in Transfusion Dependent Thalassemia
Posted in Thalassemia Support group on Thu, 06 Dec 2018
Denosumab injection administered twice a year could increase the spinal bone mineral density, reduce pain and improve the quality of life in patients with transfusion-dependent thalassemia (TDT) assoc...
Six-Year-old Non-Resident Indian Girl died of Hepatitis in UAE
Posted in Others Support group on Thu, 29 Nov 2018
A six-year-old non-resident Indian girl staying in Sharjah, UAE, died early morning on Tuesday due to complications related to hepatitis and sepsis....Read More
Schroth Physiotherapy Exercises Could Help Many Patients With Scoliosis
Posted in Others Support group on Wed, 28 Nov 2018
People with scoliosis, abnormal lateral curvature of the spine, are mainly adolescent and female. The most common signs of scoliosis include trunk and pelvis asymmetry, a rib and a lumbar hump, as wel...
Obesity, Diabetes, Coronary Artery Disease Linked
Posted in General Support group on Wed, 21 Nov 2018
Obesity itself, not just the adverse health effects linked to it, significantly increases the risk of type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease, stated a Cleveland Clinic genetic analysis....Read Mo...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
Posted in Others Support group on Mon, 19 Nov 2018
A virus that uses protein to kill both carcinoma cells and also targets and kills those cells that are tricked into shielding the cancer from the immune system has been developed by a team of cancer r...
Gene Editing can Halt Kidney Damage
Posted in Genetic Testing of Diseases Support group on Sun, 18 Nov 2018
The progression of kidney disease in a life-limiting genetic condition can be halted by the process of gene editing. Using this method, kidney damage can be stopped in patients with Joubert syndrome w...
Type 2 Diabetics at High Risk of Lung Disease
Posted in Respiratory Diseases Support group on Wed, 31 Oct 2018
Breathlessness and restrictive lung disease (RLD) are highly prevalent among people with type 2 diabetes, reports a new study. The findings of the study are published in the journal Respiration....Rea...