Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new laboratory technique developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and other institutions can rapidly test the effectiveness of treatments for life-threatening breast cancer...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA cartilage-mimicking material created by researchers at Duke University may one day allow surgeons to 3-D print replacement knee parts that are custom-shaped to each patient's anatomy.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAmong patients with acute low back pain, spinal manipulation therapy was associated with modest improvements in pain and function at up to 6 weeks, with temporary minor musculoskeletal harms...
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTA new study investigates the link between low levels of serum magnesium and the risk of bone fractures in a large-scale, long-term study.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 04:00:00 PDTIn this article, we look at the different stages and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis, a chronic condition which may worsen over time.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTMore research is needed to determine the benefits and harms of osteoporosis medications on bone mineral density (BMD), fracture risk, and safety among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn how psoriatic arthritis may progress, the quality of life to be expected, and what treatment options are available.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTWhat is psoriatic arthritis and what types of radiology may be used to make a diagnosis? What other tests may be available and who should get checked?
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA study of nearly 720,000 hip and knee replacement patients has shown that clinicians should be aware of a patient's potential for post-operative complications relating to the digestive system as...
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article, we take a close look at a variety of triggers for psoriatic arthritis flare-ups, as well as what can be done to manage them.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTLearn about psoriatic arthritis, the patterns of psoriatic arthritis, how it is diagnosed, what happens after diagnosis, and when to see a doctor.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTCurrent use of knee replacement surgery for patients with osteoarthritis may have minimal effects on quality of life and is economically unattractive, concludes a study from the United States in...
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTArthritis mutilans is a rare form of inflammatory arthritis that causes severe inflammation and damage to bone tissue in the joints. Learn more.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTInactive teens have weaker bones than those who are physically active, according to a new study.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTMore than 2 million procedures every year take place around the world to heal bone fractures and defects from trauma or disease, making bone the second most commonly transplanted tissue after blood.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTPre-menopausal South Asian women could be more at risk of developing osteoporosis in later life than white Caucasian women, a new study in the Journal Bone reports.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study provides reassuring information about the short-term and long-term safety of denosumab, a monoclonal antibody that is used to treat postmenopausal osteoporosis.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAquatic resistance training significantly decreases body fat mass and increases walking speed, i.e., phsyical function in postmenopausal women with mild knee osteoarthritis.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA study from Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that in morbidly obese patients, bariatric surgery performed prior to a total hip or knee replacement can reduce in-hospital and 90-day...
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTResearchers have discovered an enzyme that helps prostate cancer cells spread to the bone, but antidepressants may have the potential to halt this process.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA team of researchers repaired a hole in a mouse's skull by regrowing "quality bone," a breakthrough that could drastically improve the care of people who suffer severe trauma to the skull or face.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA hormone secreted by bone cells can suppress appetite, according to mouse studies conducted by Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn a recent study, older individuals who had fallen and broken a hip used antidepressant and anti-anxiety medications more frequently than the general older population.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTTwo weeks of voluntary wheel running induces higher expression of irisin - a fat-burning hormone that is released during exercise - in bone tissue in mice.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers at King's College London have begun to uncover the cellular and molecular drivers underlying a key anatomical change during the evolution of mammals.