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Orthopedics involves the treatment of the musculoskeletal system, which is made up of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Bone problems may include deformities, infections, tumors, and fractures. Problems of the joints may include arthritis, b

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Abaloparatide benefits a wide range of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDT

A recent analysis of results from a randomized controlled clinical trial indicates that abaloparatide-SC, a novel therapy for osteoporosis, provides consistent protection against bone fractures in...

Chemists devise revolutionary 3D bone-scanning technique

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Chemists from Trinity College Dublin, in collaboration with RCSI, have devised a revolutionary new scanning technique that produces extremely high-res 3D images of bones -- without exposing...

3-D graphene has promise for bio applications

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Flakes of graphene welded together into solid materials may be suitable for bone implants, according to a study led by Rice University scientists.

Osteoporosis: Antibody crystallised

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Inhibiting a protein called Sclerostin could probably help treating the bone-loss disease osteoporosis. New findings at the University of Würzburg could stimulate this research.

Spondylosis: All You Need to Know

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Learn more about spondylosis. These wear-and-tear changes to the spine occur in many people as they get older, causing occasional pain and stiffness.

Soluble corn fiber may improve women's bone health

Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Two studies have shown that soluble corn fiber supplements can help build and retain calcium in the bones of adolescent and postmenopausal women.

Could a drug be repurposed for cancer-driven bone disease?

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT

An enzyme that blocks bone growth and spurs bone destruction may be a culprit behind cancer-driven bone disease, researchers say.

Injected mix of bone-augmenting agents causes new bone growth in mouse jaws

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers centered at Tokyo Medical and Dental University(TMDU) deliver a protein/peptide combination using an injectable gel carrier to promote bone formation in mouse jawbonesTokyo - The...

Five bizarre medical conditions you might not know about

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDT

From feeling like a zombie to having a hand that tries to choke you, we take a look at five of the strangest and rarest medical conditions to exist.

Vertebroplasty helps reduce acute pain among patients with spinal fractures

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Vertebroplasty is a safe and effective procedure to reduce acute pain and disability in patients who have experienced spinal fractures within a 6-week period, according to a new study published in...

It is all in the hips - professional golfers more likely to have different shaped hip joints to most of the population

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT

Lack of success on the fairway may not be due to your swing - it could be your hips that are to blame.

Heel Pain: Exercises to Help with Plantar Fasciitis

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.

Injected drug reduces risk of fracture among women with osteoporosis

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at risk of fracture, daily injection of the drug abaloparatide for 18 months significantly reduced the risk of new vertebral and nonvertebral fractures...

Osteoarthritis can be caused by senescent cells, study finds

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDT

Using mouse models, researchers say they have uncovered a causal link between cellular senescence - where cells stop dividing - and osteoarthritis.

Zika infection in pregnancy linked to joint deformities in newborns

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

New research in The BMJ suggests Zika infection in pregnancy may be linked to a condition called arthrogryposis, whereby joints are deformed at birth.

Don't freestyle 'swimmer's shoulder' injuries

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 02:00:00 PDT

Stretching, training can help competitive swimmers prevent shoulder injuries and pain.

Minorities less likely to have knee replacement surgery, more likely to have complications

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 02:00:00 PDT

Minority populations have lower rates of total knee replacement (TKR) utilization but higher rates of adverse health outcomes associated with the procedure, according to a new study appearing in...

Neck Pain: What Does It Mean?

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Learn all about the causes of neck pain, including a list of symptoms and advice on when to see a doctor. This article also looks at whiplash.

New imaging method could catch osteoarthritis early

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A promising imaging technology that measures bone health at the microscopic level could help doctors detect osteoarthritis in its early stages and guide the development of new therapies, suggests...

Study finds no link between sleep apnea and joint pain

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Consistent with previous reports, poor sleep quality was linked with joint pain in a recent Arthritis Care & Research study of the general population, but the study found no association between...

What Does Wrist Pain Mean?

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDT

There are many different causes of wrist pain. This article looks at these along with the risk factors, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of wrist pain.

Okra: Health Benefits and Nutritional Information

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Learn all about the health benefits and nutritional content of okra. As well as the benefits, this article offers some okra recipe suggestions.

Weight loss surgery associated with increased fracture risk

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Fracture risk assessment and management should be part of weight loss care.Severely obese patients undergoing weight loss surgery are more likely to have increased fracture risks both before and...

Dysplasia: What You Need to Know

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT

Learn all about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of dysplasia, whereby abnormal cells can lead to the growth of enlarged tissue or precancerous cells.

UCB and Amgen submit biologics license application for Romosozumab to the U.S. FDA

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT

UCB (Euronext Brussels: UCB) and Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced the submission of a Biologics License Application (BLA) to the U.S.