Resistance exercise alone or in combination with aerobic exercise was found to be better than aerobic exercise alone in reducing weight loss-induced decreases in hip BMD.
Age at attainment of peak BMD varies by sex and skeletal site but is not affected by body mass index or race, according to study results.
Women with higher serum SHBG had an increased risk for osteoporosis, osteopenia, and fracture.
Researchers identified a network of lipid species jointly associated with markers of both osteoporosis and atherosclerosis.
Researchers found no association between subclinical thyroid dysfunction and bone mineral density in healthy middle-aged adults.
Significant changes in bone mass may occur after stroke and are more pronounced in the paretic limbs and during the first few months after the acute event.
New recommendations provide guidance on prescribing bisphosphonates for patients with postmenopausal osteoporosis.
Addition of second and third fracture-associated drugs linked to increased risk for women and men
Patients with atopic eczema have an increased risk for fracture, especially major osteoporotic fractures.
Obese and overweight older individuals who lose weight have lower bone mineral density in their hips.
This study was the first to evaluate both the prevalence of osteopenia and osteoporosis in a large cohort of patients with bronchiectasis and its relationship with other variables, including clinical, body composition and bone turnover, and inflammation markers.