Category Archives: bone drugs

IN DEPTH: Is There A Role For Nutraceuticals In Heart Disease?

IN DEPTH: Is There A Role For Nutraceuticals In Heart Disease?

Heart disease fallsĀ  into several classes: Coronary disease is the most frequent [1], butĀ valvular [2] is not far behind: Who doesn’t have a relative or friend who had some heart valve replaced or bypass surgery? Actually [2] is giving epidemiology statistics: “…Aortic valve sclerosis (aortic valve thickening and calcification) seem …Read the Rest

Bisphosphonate class  of Osteoporosis drugs to carry fracture risk warning in US (BBC,FDA)

Bisphosphonate class of Osteoporosis drugs to carry fracture risk warning in US (BBC,FDA)

MediNewsDigest: The FDA requirement (BBC) of  warning about the risk of “… the cause of these thigh bone breaks..” puzzle me. What is the consumer, (hmm, patient) to do: Are there other drugs on the market that purport to solve the same problem? See the link to the FDA warning Is …Read the Rest

Lilly osteoporosis drug regrows jaw bone: study (Reuters)

Lilly osteoporosis drug regrows jaw bone: study (Reuters)

MediNewsDigest: What is amazing is that, not only does the bone regrow, but that the original jaw shape would be maintained. Here is the link to Reuters on this entry

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