Fracture Prevention Drugs Seem to be a Safe Bet
New data boosts confidence in drug therapies for osteoporosis, but more research in older adults is required.
Latest Lowdown on Osteoporosis Treatments
A review article in the Medical Letter highlights appropriate use and limitations of bisphosphonates, denosumab, and other osteoporosis treatment, along with the associated costs.
Physicians, Patients Must Partner for Menopause
Menopause will be unique for each woman, and a physician-patient partnership is a must if women want effective menopause management.
Osteoporosis isn't a disease of older women; it's a disease of all women, incubating in even our youngest patients.
Go-To Guide for Clinical Care of Midlife Women
Look no further: The North American Menopause Society has issued recommendations that offer the latest information for managing a woman's health through menopause.
Test Yourself on Osteoporosis Testing
A quiz in JAMA uses a case with discordant DXA results to discuss the options in assessment of hip fracture risk in osteoporosis, describing their advantages and drawbacks.
Osteoporosis Drugs Good for Bones but Not Breast Cancer Prevention
Bisphosphonates offer women no protection against breast cancer but do help prevent fractures related to osteoporosis.
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