Amgen NASDAQ: AMGN pharmaceutical company just announced positive performance results for denosumab Pivotal Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Trial.
Trial met primary endpoint of Reducing new vertebral fractures and secondary endpoints of reducing time to first non-vertebral and hip fractures; adverse events similar to placebo. Continue reading
On the list of diseases generally associated with old age is osteoporosis. It is a weakening of the bones leading to increased probability of bone fracture. Bone mineral density is reduced, leading to brittle, fragile bones.
It is typically thought to be a disease found only among women, though men can also have osteoporosis. Continue reading
For people who are not getting any younger, health is a very important topic to chat about. There are many debate these days about low calcium diet and osteoporosis. Because of our contrasting lifestyles today, sedentary and fast-paced, a lot of people are not getting the right amount of vitamins and minerals to help them stay healthy and perform their daily tasks. Continue reading