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  • femoral neck
  • The results of the study, which focused on the percent change in individual bone mineral density over the five-year period were as follows: the premenopausal subjects showed a mean increase in BMD of 6.6% at the femoral neck, 2.0% for the total hip, and 1.0% for the total lumbar spine. (scirp.org)
  • In contrast, post-menopausal subjects revealed a mean decrease in bone mineral density (BMD) of ﹣6.0%, ﹣8.1%, and ﹣5.6% in the femoral neck, total hip, and total lumbar spine, respectively. (scirp.org)
  • health
  • Keep track of your bone health! (bellaonline.com)
  • While it has been asserted that one variable associated with preserving bone health is participation in high-impact exercises, those same exercises are also well documented to damage the hip and knee joints. (scirp.org)
  • women
  • While osteoporosis does not discriminate and affects women in all corners of the globe, there are particular groups more susceptible to bone fractures. (bellaonline.com)
  • analysis
  • Specifically, the bone mineral content was measured using DEXA analysis of the proximal femur and lumbar spine of nine female Bikram Yoga instructors between the ages of 30 and 59, who not only participated in a minimum of 3 classes (4.5 hours) a week, but also actively taught Bikram Yoga classes. (scirp.org)
  • Analysis of the histologic specimens revealed that the density of the regenerated bone was related to the density of the surrounding bone. (quintpub.com)
  • muscles
  • Get the latest scientific news and resources on diseases of the bones, joints, muscles, and skin from the NIAMS. (nih.gov)
  • In general, people with this type have soft, smooth and velvety skin with easy bruising and chronic pain of the muscles and/or bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • A 1994 Tufts University study showed that women between the ages of 50 and 70 who engaged in regular exercise maintained or increased their bone density, whereas their peers who didn't exercise lost bone density. (livestrong.com)
  • skeletal
  • Skeletal pneumaticity is the presence of air spaces within bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • The skeletal mass of a bird (pneumatized) and a mammal (not pneumatized) with similar body size is roughly the same, yet the bones of birds were found to be denser than the bones of mammals. (wikipedia.org)
  • rickets
  • Rickets is a condition that results in weak or soft bones in children. (wikipedia.org)
  • An X-ray or radiograph of an advanced sufferer from rickets tends to present in a classic way: the bowed legs (outward curve of long bone of the legs) and a deformed chest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • Bone health is a complex and multifactorial process. (vegkitchen.com)
  • Take these steps to protect your bone health. (healthfinder.gov)
  • If you don't have health insurance, you can still get a bone density test. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Mercy's bone health experts recommend bone density scans for people age 65 and older. (mercy.net)
  • What you see on your skin could tell you about your bone health. (gardenoflife.com)
  • Increasing your daily intake of calcium and vitamin D, whether by making changes to your diet or taking supplemental pills, is crucial to bone health. (livestrong.com)
  • What Is the Connection Between Diabetes and Bone Health? (americanbonehealth.org)
  • MK-4 and MK-7 are both found in the United States in dietary supplements for bone health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The possible health benefits which those studies have suggested may be worth further investigation are mostly related to bone strength and arterial health (reducing calcification or even decalcifying, with a possible reduction in blood pressure). (wikipedia.org)
  • The national bone health campaign teaches young girls habits for improving their bone health by encouraging them to eat more foods with calcium and vitamin D, and participating in physical activities that help the bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • results
  • I finally got the results from my bone density test. (dailystrength.org)
  • These results were also independent of age, percentage of body fat and other factors known to influence bone density, said Pal. (gardenoflife.com)
  • Pal concludes, "Ultimately, we want to know if intensity of skin wrinkles can allow identification of women who are more likely to fracture a bone, especially the femoral neck (the uppermost part of the thighbone that, when fractured, often results in surgery) or the hip, an often fatal injury in older people," she said. (gardenoflife.com)
  • Rheumatoid
  • females age 65 or older males age 70 or older people over age 50 with any of the following: previous bone fracture from minor trauma rheumatoid arthritis low body weight a parent with a hip fracture Individuals with vertebral abnormalities. (wikipedia.org)
  • thickness
  • As we age, our bones naturally lose thickness and strength. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • This is documented both at the morphological level, such as a progressive flattening of the radius, and at the microanatomical level, which shows a progressive increase in thickness (pachyostosis) and compactness (osteosclerosis) of the long limb bones and ribs, providing ballast. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • In those with symptoms the most common is kidney stones with other potential symptoms including weakness, depression, bone pains, confusion, and increased urination. (wikipedia.org)
  • In those without symptoms, mildly increased blood calcium levels, normal kidneys, and normal bone density monitoring may be all that is required. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • Cleveland Clinic offers expert diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for bone, joint or connective tissue disorders and rheumatic and immunologic diseases. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Bone is a living tissue that changes over the course of a lifetime. (americanbonehealth.org)
  • mammals
  • The bones of Thalassocnus species are heavier than other mammals', supporting their return to the water. (wikipedia.org)
  • chances
  • Finding and treating this disease early can keep you healthier and more active, lowering your chances of breaking a bone. (healthfinder.gov)
  • mass
  • Bone mass accumulates most during the first couple decades of life. (vegkitchen.com)
  • Astronauts lose an average of more than 1% bone mass per month spent in space. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bone remodels in response to stress in order to maintain constant strain energy per bone mass throughout. (wikipedia.org)
  • By invading the bones, the pneumatic diverticula would replace marrow with air, reducing the overall body mass. (wikipedia.org)
  • This suggests that pneumatization of bird bones does not affect the overall mass but allows for a better balance of weight within the body to allow for greater balance, agility and ease of flight. (wikipedia.org)
  • strength
  • If you are a man over age 65 and you are concerned about your bone strength, talk with your doctor or nurse. (healthfinder.gov)
  • That's why it's so important to get a bone density test to measure your bone strength. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Our thinking (husband & mine) on this subject is, that any type of medication that will enhance the bone strength in any way will far out way the adverse (if any) side effects. (healingwell.com)
  • marrow
  • We developed and validated a fluorescent marking methodology for clonal tracking of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells (HSPCs) with high spatial and temporal resolution to study in vivo hematopoiesis using the murine bone marrow transplant experimental model. (jove.com)
  • Volumetric analyses over large areas reveal that spectrally coded HSPC-derived cells can be detected non-invasively in various intact tissues, including the bone marrow (BM), for extensive periods of time following transplantation. (jove.com)
  • vertebra
  • Some Mircoolithus specimens have embryonic remains of long bones and possibly vertebra, but no useful characteristics for determining which bones or to what bird group they belong are preserved. (wikipedia.org)
  • high-density
  • Using high-density DNA microarrays and Northern analyses, we demonstrated that the activation of a nutrient-sensing pathway, the hexosamine biosynthesis pathway (HBP), rapidly decreased the expression of a cluster of nuclear-encoded mitochondrial genes involved in skeletal muscle oxidative phosphorylation. (jci.org)
  • contrast
  • In contrast to synthetic hormone replacement therapy, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy for bone health uses hormones that are chemically identical to those your body produces naturally. (anti-aging-bhrt.com)
  • years
  • It's estimated that eight out of ten women in the United States use oral contraceptives at some time during the years in which peak bone mass is developing," said Dorothy Teegarden, assistant professor at the University of Purdue's Department of Foods and Nutrition. (medica-tradefair.com)
  • Therefore, from a liability standpoint an employee that has not had respiratory protection over several years could develop bone or other cancers from NORM exposure and decide to seek compensation such as medical expenses and lost wages from the oil company which generated the TENORM and the employer. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Carré is a serial composition in which (together with the concurrently composed Kontakte) Stockhausen for the first time treated spatial distribution on the same level of structural importance as properties such as pitch, rhythm, timbre, dynamics, register, density, and others (Stockhausen 2009, 229). (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the customs of the time, Jesus' bones were collected, bundled, and buried in the mound purported to be the grave of Jesus Christ. (wikipedia.org)