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No Bones About It: Cannabis May Be Used to Treat Fractures

Tel Aviv University researcher finds non-psychotropic compound in marijuana can help heal bone fissures ...

Hydraulic Fracturing Linked to Increases in Hospitalization Rates in the Marcellus Shale Region, According to Penn Study

PA residents in counties with high well density more likely to be admitted for suite of ailments ...

Oxford osteoarthritis patients in new clinical trial

People in Oxford who have osteoarthritis of the knee are being invited to take part in a national charity-funded clinical trial to find a more effective treatment. The Arthritis Research UK clinical trial aims to find up to 160 people to take part around the country; at least eight patients will be recruited at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford. ... Full story

Nutritional Supplement Boosts Muscle Stamina in Animal Studies

By Duke Medicine News and Communications - DURHAM, N.C. – The benefits of exercise are well known, but physical fitness becomes increasingly difficult as people age or develop ailments, creating a downward spiral into poor health. ... Full story

Medicare studies exercise regimen for osteoarthritis

A Fit & Strong! class. The program has been proven effective for older adults with osteoarthritis. (Click on image to download.) ... Full story

UCLA study reveals bone-building protein’s impact on bone stem cells

Results could one day lead to treatment for millions of people living with bone loss ... Full story

Abdominal muscles and athletic performance

The importance of strong abdominal muscles to an athlete's performance and injury risk is being explored by a Charles Sturt University (CSU) research student. ... Full story

Balanced diet for strong bones

Australian women are being urged to eat a varied balanced diet to reduce their exposure to cadmium, after a major study linked the metal to reduced bone density. ... Full story

Scripps Florida Scientists Identify a Potential New Treatment for Osteoporosis

JUPITER, FL - Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a new therapeutic approach that, while still preliminary, could promote the development of new bone-forming cells in patients suffering from bone loss. ... Full story

Volunteers Needed for Study on Muscle Physiology and Physical Function

Researchers in the Muscle Physiology Lab in the department of kinesiology are seeking volunteers to participate in a study that will examine the effects of age on muscle function and physical performance. The Muscle Physiology Lab is under the direction of professor Jane Kent. ... Full story

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