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*  Bone resorption
... leading to a net decrease in bone density. The effects of alcohol on bone mineral density (BMD) are well-known and well-studied ... This results in an increased bone resorption rate and a decreased bone mineral density due to increased pit numbers and pit ... Some diseases with symptoms of decreased bone density are osteoporosis, and rickets. Some people who experience increased bone ... Bone reabsorption is resorption of bone tissue, that is, the process by which osteoclasts break down the tissue in bones and ...
*  Bone density
... or bone mineral density (BMD) is the amount of bone mineral in bone tissue. The concept is of mass of mineral per ... The DXA test works by measuring a specific bone or bones, usually the spine, hip, and wrist. The density of these bones is then ... The following are risk factors for low bone density and primary considerations for the need for a bone density test. females ... Crushed vertebrae can result in falsely high bone density, so they must be excluded from analysis. Bone Density at the US ...
*  Bone mineral density quantiative trait locus 8
... is a protein that in humans is encoded by the BMND8 gene. "Human PubMed ... Reference:". "Entrez Gene: Bone mineral density quantiative trait locus 8". Retrieved 2016-06-27. ...
*  Olive oil
"Bone density scan ... Olive oil ... Bursitis". Women's Health Advisor. 14 (7): 8. 2010. Deborah Bogle/Tom Mueller "Losing our ...
*  Lactagen
... and low bone density. There is substantial evidence indicating that lactose intolerance is a major factor in limiting calcium ... Barger-Lux and Heaney (August 1, 1994). "The role of calcium intake in preventing bone fragilty, hypertension and certain ...
*  Spaceflight osteopenia
... causing bones to decrease in mass and density. Average bone loss of 1-2% was recorded in astronauts on Mir each month. This is ... "Different approaches of remodeling of bone to predict bone density distribution of proximal femur". Retrieved 2013-02-23. "Trip ... "LOST IN SPACE: BONE DENSITY". NASA. Retrieved 2013-02-23. Ubick, Suzanne; Mud, Mud, Glorious Mud, The Magazine of the ... Bone remodels in response to stress in order to maintain constant strain energy per bone mass throughout. To do this, it grows ...
*  Classification of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
... low bone density). Other common features include a "marfanoid habitus" which is characterized by long, slender fingers ( ... smooth and velvety skin with easy bruising and chronic pain of the muscles and/or bones. Classical EDS - associated with ... shortened bones, chronic diarrhea, joint hypermobility and dislocation, bladder rupture, or poor wound healing. Inheritance ...
*  Patient's Friends Society-Jerusalem
PFS makes available bone density screening. "Sunrise," a cancer support group for women was founded by three cancer patients in ...
*  Thalassocnus
One such adaptation is increased bone density. Heavier bones help lower buoyancy and thus conserve energy. The bones of ... Changes in bone structure suggest that Thalassocnus used to live in a terrestrial habit and then slowly adapted to an aquatic ... As time passed, a gradual thickening of the cortical bone was found in the ribs and limbs of Thalassocnus; an increase in ... Amson, E.; Muizon, C. de; Laurin, M.; Argot, C.; Buffrénil, V. de (2014). "Gradual adaptation of bone structure to aquatic ...
*  Rickets
A bone density scan may be undertaken. Radiography typically show widening of the zones of provisional calcification of the ... Bone deformities may also improve over time. Occasionally surgery may be done to fix bone deformities. Genetic forms of the ... Rickets is a condition that results in weak or soft bones in children. Symptoms include bowed legs, stunted growth, bone pain, ... Maternal deficiencies may be the cause of overt bone disease from before birth and impairment of bone quality after birth. The ...
*  Adaptation
"Obstetric implications of Neanderthal robusticity and bone density". Human Evolution. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 9 (4): 331- ... which we know from paleontological and embryological studies originated in the upper and lower jaws and the hyoid bone of their ...
*  Cone beam computed tomography
Lee S, Gantes B, Riggs M, Crigger M (2007). "Bone density assessments of dental implant sites: 3. Bone quality evaluation ... Norton MR, Gamble C (February 2001). "Bone classification: an objective scale of bone density using the computerized tomography ... radiographically-identified bone density for purposes such as the placement of dental implants, as there is "no good data to ... Although some authors have supported the use of CBCT technology to evaluate bone density by measuring HU, such support is ...
*  Diuretic
This can increase risk of reduced bone density. Osmotic diuretics (e.g. mannitol) are substances that increase osmolality but ... Bakhireva LN, Barrett-Connor E, Kritz-Silverstein D, Morton DJ (June 2004). "Modifiable predictors of bone loss in older men: a ... Rejnmark L, Vestergaard P, Heickendorff L, Andreasen F, Mosekilde L (January 2006). "Loop diuretics increase bone turnover and ... decrease BMD in osteopenic postmenopausal women: results from a randomized controlled study with bumetanide". J. Bone Miner. ...
*  Wellbeing of Women
... and the bone density of post-menopausal women. The charity was renamed 'Wellbeing of Women', in 2004. Wellbeing of Women ...
*  Dark skin
DeVita Raeburn, Elizabeth (20 November 2013). "Bone Density Higher in Blacks, Vitamin D Lower". MedPage Today. Retrieved 19 ... as they found that on average dark-skinned individuals have higher bone density and lower risk of fractures than lighter- ... The most prevalent disease to follow vitamin D deficiency is rickets, the softening of bones in children potentially leading to ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Vieth, R (2003). In Bone Loss and Osteoporosis: an Anthropological Perspective. ...
*  Combined oral contraceptive pill
Combined oral contraception may also reduce bone density. Some drugs reduce the effect of the pill and can cause breakthrough ... Delia Scholes (July 13, 2011). "Oral Contraceptive Use and Bone Density Change in Adolescent and Young Adult Women: A ...
*  Skeletal pneumaticity
Dumont, Elizabeth R. (2010-07-22). "Bone density and the lightweight skeletons of birds". Proceedings of the Royal Society of ... yet the bones of birds were found to be denser than the bones of mammals. This suggests that pneumatization of bird bones does ... By invading the bones, the pneumatic diverticula would replace marrow with air, reducing the overall body mass. Reducing the ... The air pockets of the bones are connected to the pulmonary air sacs: However the extent of pneumaticity depends on species. ...
*  Hyperparathyroidism
In those without symptoms, mildly increased blood calcium levels, normal kidneys, and normal bone density monitoring may be all ... "Stones" refers to kidney stones, "bones" to associated destructive bone changes, "groans" to the pain of stomach and peptic ... below normal for patient's age Bone density > 2.5 standard deviations for below peak (i.e., T-score of -2.5) People age < 50 ... increased bone resorption, allowing flow of calcium from bone to blood reduced kidney clearance of calcium increased intestinal ...
*  Blosozumab
Blocking SOST activity can lead to increased bone density. Blosozaumab has been studied with regards to the treatment of ... Clinical trials with Blosozumab have shown the antibody to be well tolerated and effective in producing a bone anabolic effect ... Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 29 (4): 935-943. doi:10.1002/jbmr.2092. ISSN 1523-4681. ...
*  Vitamin K2
... reduced bone mineral density or content, osteopenia, and increased serum levels of undercarboxylated osteocalcin. Bone mineral ... Caraballo, P.J.; Gabriel, S.E.; Castro, M.R.; Atkinson, E.J.; Melton, L.J., III (1999). "Changes in bone density after exposure ... Iwamoto, I.; Kosha, S.; Noguchi, S. (1999). "A longitudinal study of the effect of vitamin K2 on bone mineral density in ... Barnes, C.; Newall, F.; Ignjatovic, V.; Wong, P.; Cameron, F.; Jones, G.; P., Monagle (2005). "Reduced bone density in children ...
*  National Bone Health Campaign
Bone density Osteoporosis National Bone Health Campaign Web site. ... The national bone health campaign teaches young girls habits for improving their bone health by encouraging them to eat more ... The National Bone Health Campaign began in 1999 as a public/private partnership among the Centers for Disease Control and ... foods with calcium and vitamin D, and participating in physical activities that help the bones. ...
*  Satoko Miyahara
The hip injury was attributed to low bone density. Miyahara injured her left foot in July and was diagnosed with inflammation ... Rutherford, Lynn (November 26, 2017). "Placid Pieces: Miyahara fights for stronger bones". IceNetwork.com. Rutherford, Lynn ( ...
*  Lack of physical education
They also have worsened bone density, strength, and flexibility. In the long term, they are more likely to use tobacco, alcohol ... It is recommended that they engage in both vigorous activities and activities strengthening bone and muscles at least three ... bone and joint problems, increased cancer risk, and reduced balance. They are also more likely to be obese adults. As exercise ...
*  Bone morphogenetic protein 3
"Bone morphogenetic protein-3 is a negative regulator of bone density". Nature Genetics. 27 (1): 84-8. doi:10.1038/83810. PMID ... It negatively regulates bone density. BMP3 is an antagonist to other BMP's in the differentiation of osteogenic progenitors. It ... It, like other bone morphogenetic proteins (BMP's) is known for its ability to induce bone and cartilage development. It is a ... Bone morphogenetic protein 3, also known as osteogenin, is a protein in humans that is encoded by the BMP3 gene. The protein ...
*  Kallmann syndrome
Bone density scans are recommended to monitor the bone mineral density. The bone density scan is known as a dual energy X-ray ... "Bone mineral density, body composition and bone turnover in patients with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism". Int J ... is essential for maintaining bone density. Deficiency in either testosterone or oestrogen can increase the rate of bone ... "Treatment of isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism effect on bone mineral density and bone turnover". J Clin Endocrinol Metab ...
*  Microolithus
The periosteum of these bones is somewhat porous. Microolithus is very similar to modern bird eggs, even more so than ... The eggshell has circular pores with a density of 1.08 per square millimeter. 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 ...
*  St. Helena Hospital
The Women's Center also offers mammography and bone density testing. The Hospital is part of Adventist Health, a health care ...