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History lesson: Couch potatoes have weaker bones

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 22:56

If you want stronger bones, get on with some intense physical activity as a relaxed lifestyle weakens bones, a study finds.

Boys at computers may develop weaker bones

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 12:51

Hooked to computer or television for long hours? It may put you at the risk of developing weaker bones leading to osteoporosis and fracture - especially if you are a teenaged boy - later in life.

Silk-based surgical implants could help heal broken bones

Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 14:00

Researchers have developed surgical plates and screws which may not only offer improved bone remodeling following injury, but can also be absorbed by the body over time, eliminating the need for surgical removal of the devices.

Soon, silk devices to repair broken bones

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 15:00

Metal devices to fix broken bones may soon be a thing of the past. Using pure silk protein derived from silkworm cocoons, investigators have developed surgical plates and screws that bond the broken sections and enable a fracture to heal.

Marriage at 25 or older good for men`s bones

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 15:43

Researchers at UCLA have suggested that marriage is good for the health of men`s bones, but only if they marry when they`re 25 or older.

Coming, bone substitute without toxins

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 12:05

A team of researchers at National Polytechnic Institute (NPI) in France, have found that Hydroxylapatite - medullar component of the bone - when obtained synthetically and `giving` it some characteristics, could be used as a bone substitute.

New pen-like device to repair broken bone

Last Updated: Thursday, December 26, 2013, 18:52

Doctors may soon be able to `draw` new bone, skin and muscle on to patients, after scientists created a pen-like device that can apply human cells directly on to seriously injured people.

Five reasons why antidepressants are bad for you

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 14:46

Using antidepressants may help in treating major depressive disorder and other mental illnesses such anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, etc.

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