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Blame backbone fractures on evolution, not osteoporosis

Last Updated: Thursday, October 20, 2011, 14:12

People blame osteoporosis for backbone fractures but the real villian is the spine.

Obesity in postmenopausal women increases risk for fractures

Last Updated: Saturday, March 26, 2011, 00:00

Postmenopausal obese women are almost as likely to fracture as non-obese women.

Breast cancer survivors ‘more likely to fall’

Last Updated: Saturday, March 05, 2011, 00:00

Combined effects of chemotherapy and endocrine therapy may increase the risk of bone fractures.

Ultrasound accelerates healing of fractures

Last Updated: Friday, October 08, 2010, 00:00

A new report has suggested that ultrasound can speed up the healing of fractures.

Exercise cuts risk of fractures in elderly

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 28, 2010, 00:00

Home-based exercises followed by voluntary home training could cut risk of fractures among elderly.

New surgical technique for fractures gaining popularity

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 00:00

A new orthopaedic spine surgical procedure called Balloon Kyphoplasty is proving to be the most suitable option to treat VCFs.

Adult stem cells offer new treatment for fractures that fail to heal

Last Updated: Monday, October 05, 2009, 00:00

Adult stem cells can offer a new treatment for the 10 to 20 percent of fractures that fail to heal, according to a new study.

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