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Chemical in soaps and toothpastes linked to osteoporosis in women

Posted on June 27, 2019 by Contributor

Research has linked triclosan, a common antibacterial chemical in soaps, hand sanitisers, toothpaste, and mouthwash, to osteoporosis in ...

Research links osteoporosis to the risk of dementia

Posted on August 24, 2018 by AFP - Relax News

New research has found that people who have osteoporosis, a condition which weakens bones, may also have an ...

Can osteoporosis be reversed with diet?

Posted on July 12, 2018 by Contributor

A 12-month study of over 1 000 people aimed to answer this question - can osteoporosis be reversed ...

Osteoporosis linked to air pollution

Posted on November 13, 2017 by Contributor

Research has found a link between air pollution and osteoporosis-related loss of bone mineral density and risk of ...

Osteoporosis: Love your bones to protect your future

Posted on October 19, 2017 by Contributor

Only a minority of patients at fracture risk will be diagnosed with osteoporosis, which can lead to life-threatening ...

Risk factors of osteoporosis

Posted on March 18, 2017 by Shenrina Badri

There are many risk factors for osteoporosis, some of which can be altered by making lifestyle changes …

Make no bones about the seriousness of osteoporosis 

Posted on October 18, 2016 by Contributor

Thursday 20 October 2016 is World Osteoporosis Day which raises awareness around the prevention, treatment and diagnosis of ...

Osteoporosis Awareness Month: Let’s build our bones with exercise

Posted on October 3, 2016 by Contributor

You have probably heard that exercise can help reduce or possibly even prevent the ravages of osteoporosis – ...

Breaking the silence on osteoporosis

Posted on October 19, 2015 by Contributor

One in three women in South Africa will develop osteoporosis, a silent disease which may go undetected for ...

Tips to beat osteoporosis

Posted on June 21, 2015 by Serisha Singh

Boost and strengthen your bones with these tips to beat osteoporosis now.

Are you at risk for osteoporosis?

Posted on March 8, 2015 by Shenrina Badri

Osteoporosis is a condition that can affect anyone to varying degrees as they age. Here are some factors ...

Are you at risk for osteoporosis?

Posted on November 2, 2014 by Staff Writer

Osteoporosis is a condition that may affect everyone to varying degrees, as they grow older.

How to prevent osteoporosis

Posted on September 8, 2014 by Staff Writer

Osteoporosis can affect anyone. Women who are menopausal are at a greater risk of getting osteoporosis.

3 Ways to prevent osteoporosis

Posted on April 30, 2014 by Contributor

Find out how to protect yourself from osteoporosis, a disease characterised by a decrease in bone density that ...

Eat those greens to beat osteoporosis

Posted on December 13, 2012 by Monique Warner

Research proves that your mom has always been right - you should eat your greens! It could help ...

Are you at risk for osteoporosis?

Posted on October 23, 2011 by Caitlin de Kok

Osteoporosis is the most common bone disease in humans, and occurs when there is an imbalance between the ...

Are you at risk for osteoporosis?

Posted on October 20, 2011 by The Good Life Dietitians

Today is World Osteoporosis Day, and, as is the aim of any national health day, the Good Life ...

Drink tea to prevent osteoporosis

Posted on April 18, 2011 by SAPA

A recent survey reveals that drinking tea helps prevent osteoporosis in elderly women.The National Cheng Kung University Hospital ...

High Tea in honour of Breast Cancer & Osteoporosis Awareness Month

Posted on October 29, 2010 by Debbie Harrower

Did you know that more than 70% of women with breast cancer had no family history of the ...

Do you Have a Family History of Osteoporosis? Read This!

Posted on September 16, 2008 by Caitlin de Kok

A striking proportion of your body’s peak bone mass is built when you’re a teenager. That means that ...

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