Melatonin, the sleep hormone, builds hip and spinal bone in older women Researchers have known for years that Melatonin exerts bone building activities and is currently being studied for treating bone diseases as well as for improving bone healthMore info...
August 2015 Healthy Bones: Why Calcium Alone Just Doesn't Cut It By Nicole Crane, B.S. NTP Peel back the layers of skin and muscle and imagine your bones. You are likely thinking of something very rigid and static that does not change onceMore info...
Senior Men and Women Over 50 are More Prone to Osteoporosis By Jerry Hickey, R.Ph. Follow on Google+ Bone density, the strength and thickness of bone, tends to depreciate with age, especially in those over 50. The International OsteoporosisMore info...
Bone Healthby Jerry Hickey, R.Ph.Aggressive screening and treatment for osteoporosis could prevent hip fractures.About 325,000 Americans over the age of 65 will break their hip this year. A minimum of 25% of those with hip fractures will need assistaMore info...
The European Food Safety Authority accepts a health claim for the mineral Calcium along with Vitamin D for supporting bone health and the reduction in the risk of bone fractures The following is an approved health claim in European Union member cMore info...
Bone Health By: Lisa Flax, Nutritionist Osteoporosis, a progressive loss of bone, has been recognized as a threat to the health and quality of life in mature adults - especially women. This condition increases their risk of wrist, hip, or spMore info...
7.19.16 The wrong bacteria are dangerous for breast health and Lactobacilli may help protect breast tissue Recent research from Spain indicates that over 700 different bacterial species live in the milk ducts of a woman’s breasts. The bacteMore info...
Selenium, a mineral, may protect us from liver cancer The risk of developing liver cancer is significantly higher for people who have low levels of selenium in their blood according to a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical NutritiMore info...
Vitamin K2 improves bone health in older women The vitamin supplement MK-7 also known as reduces bone loss and improves bone impact strength in postmenopausal women. 244 postmenopausal women were enrolled in the study. They were randomly giMore info...