Bisphosphonate drugs are medications designed to treat osteoporosis by increasing bone density. The first bisphosphonate was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 1995. However, ongoing safety reviews have revealed concerns about effects from long-term bisphosphonate use, which have been linked with a small (less than one percent)
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When it comes to taking amino acids, most people think of body builders. But experts say these 3 amino acids should be part of your natural treatment for osteoporosis.
The concerns of osteoporosis for women are well documented, but did you know that men are also at risk for serious fractures due to the condition? Research has shown that 1 in 4 men over the age of 50 will break a bone during his lifetime due to osteoporosis.
Probiotic researchers have been suggesting for years that these healthy bacteria could be used as an effective natural treatment for osteoporosis, and new research is finding that probiotics can, indeed, help build stronger bones.
What if you knew a common treatment approach has been shown to actually increase the risk of bone fractures? That is almost as sad as the antidepressant drugs having increased risk of suicide as one of their side effects.