News Briefs: Bone Drug Holiday; Fall Deaths; Repeat Stroke; Oily Fish

Bone Drug Holiday May Increase Fracture Risk Bisphosphonate drugs are effective at treating the bone-thinning disease osteoporosis, but they have been linked with a risk for atypical fractures of the femur (thigh bone). With this in mind, people who use the drugs are advised to take a “drug holiday” every five years. However, a recent […]

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