Preventing Osteoporosis Fracturesby
with osteoporosis, the biggest concern is not thinning bones, it's broken bones. Hip or spinalfractures... devastating whenever they occur, but spinalfractures often go undiagnosed and cause terrible pain. Women...
Spinal Tap test and Alzheimerby
In follow-up tests, researchers confirmed the accuracy of the spinal tap test. Autopsies confirmed that 64... associated with Alzheimer's in the participants' spinal fluid. The bio “signature” was discovered in 90...
Osteoporosis and Gene Testsby
Dr. Steve Murphy
of height (which may indicate a spinalfracture)
So what does genetic testing add... deterioration of bone tissue, leading to bone fragility and an increased susceptibility to fractures...
To Test or Not to Test?by
If you are pregnant, you will be encouraged to undergo prenatal testing. Up until recently only women 35 and over were offered testing. Now, both the American College of Obstetricians...