Amgen NASDAQ: AMGN pharmaceutical company just announced positive performance results for denosumab Pivotal Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Trial.
Trial met primary endpoint of Reducing new vertebral fractures and secondary endpoints of reducing time to first non-vertebral and hip fractures; adverse events similar to placebo. Continue reading
Mostly found in menopausal women, Osteoporosis is the disease related to bones. In this disease density of bone is decreased and the bone becomes very fragile due to this. The main factors responsible for this disease are calcium deficiency and hormonal changes in the body. Continue reading
In this article I would like to cover the subject of Osteoporosis symptoms, and what to look out for and at what age.
With most people you’re never too young to think about what causes Osteoporosis as it can affect young people as well as the old. In most cases it tends to affect women more than men as this is down to the hormonal change during the menopause. Continue reading
On the list of diseases generally associated with old age is osteoporosis. It is a weakening of the bones leading to increased probability of bone fracture. Bone mineral density is reduced, leading to brittle, fragile bones.
It is typically thought to be a disease found only among women, though men can also have osteoporosis. Continue reading
Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones that evolves progressively and that implies a weakness of the bones. It is mainly occurring in elderly people because of loss of bone mass, but it can also occur at younger ages. Even though it might only become bothering when you become old, osteoporosis in women starts earlier in life and keeps evolving. Continue reading
Osteoporosis is a disease that weakens the bones and makes them more likely to fracture and break. It typically occurs in women after menopause, though men may also develop it as they enter more advanced years. There are also cases where osteoporosis is developed because of extended use of certain medications, or because of hormonal disorders; this form of osteoporosis may be developed at any age, and with either gender. Continue reading