Sheila Jacobs

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Real-World Data Show Reduced Fracture Rates in Teriparatide-Treated Osteoporosis

Real-World Data Show Reduced Fracture Rates in Teriparatide-Treated Osteoporosis

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Rates of incident clinical vertebral fracture, incident nonvertebral fracture, hip fracture, and clinical fractures decreased 6 months after initiation of teriparatide.

Genetic Screening May Predict Osteoporosis, Fracture Risk

Genetic Screening May Predict Osteoporosis, Fracture Risk

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Genetic testing may identify individuals with an increased risk for osteoporosis and bone fracture.

The Association Between Skin Diseases and Metabolic Syndrome

The Association Between Skin Diseases and Metabolic Syndrome

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Investigators examine the association between various skin conditions and metabolic syndrome.

Link Between Oral Diabetes Medications and Bullous Pemphigoid

Link Between Oral Diabetes Medications and Bullous Pemphigoid

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Finnish investigators evaluated the link between diabetes medications other than DPP-4 inhibitors and the risk for BP.

Serotonin Levels Predict Increased Risk for Hip Fracture, Nonvertebral Osteoporotic Fracture

Serotonin Levels Predict Increased Risk for Hip Fracture, Nonvertebral Osteoporotic Fracture

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High levels of serotonin are predictive of an increased risk for hip fracture, nonvertebral osteoporotic fracture, and incident fractures in older men.

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