BONE DENSITY

  • Cancer 'wonder drug' affects bone density: report March 1, 2012

    Mumbai: A new concern has come to light for those battling breast cancer. A drug commonly used in India to treat the condition has been found to decrease bone density in older women. Considered a 'wonder drug' for breast cancer treatment, Exemestane, sold under the brand name, Aromasin, is commonly...
  • Lack of proper diet can make teen bones brittle October 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Arnav has recently started college. For a teenager looking good and being the right height and weight can be very important. In order to fit in, Arnav had been denying himself the right quality and quantity of nutrition for years. "He wouldn't drink milk and wouldn't take...