Tag Archives: Bones

More Elderly Are Fracturing Bones While Dog Walking

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Latest Senior Health News WEDNESDAY, March 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Walking the dog can be great exercise for seniors, but there could be one downside: bone fractures. Fractures suffered by elderly Americans while walking their dogs have more than doubled in recent years, new research shows. Still, …

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Ultrasound Won’t Help Broken Bones Heal, Expert Panel Says

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Latest Prevention & Wellness News THURSDAY, Feb. 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Some doctors may order a pricey ultrasound treatment — low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) — to help speed the healing of broken bones. But an international panel of experts now says there’s little evidence to support the …

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Beer for Better Bones?

Osteoporosis Medication Linked to Unusual Thigh Fractures

Latest Nutrition, Food & Recipes News Beer Is a Rich Source of Bone-Boosting Silicon, Study Finds By Jennifer Warner WebMD Health News Reviewed By Louise Chang, MD Feb. 8, 2010 — Drinking beer may be good for building more than just beer bellies. A new study …

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