Navigation Links
Quitting Drinking May Help Alcoholics' Bone Loss
Date:9/14/2012

ten out during abstinence."

For people without the bone-thinning disease osteoporosis, this means an increased fracture risk could be reduced during abstinence, Malik explained.

"In addition, regular physical exercise seems to be 'bone protective' in alcoholic patients, likely due to the fact that a dynamic strain on bone through physical activity increases the rate of bone formation and resorption, which is good for bone density," he said.

The researchers pointed out, however, that bone metabolism is improved in the first weeks of recovery, but not fully restored.

"Recovery after long-term alcoholism takes months and probably years," Mechtcheriakov said. "We need better understanding of these processes in order to be able to conceive better rehabilitation programs."

This study supports the view that treatment programs should contain long-term moderate physical activity regimens, he said.

"But the study also suggests that deficits in the musculoskeletal system, such as [bone mineral density] reduction or muscular atrophy, should be taken into account during the rehabilitation," Mechtcheriakov added.

The study's authors advised that patients with a long history of alcoholism undergo dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, a measurement of bone mineral density. They noted that this is particularly important if the patients smoke or have other risk factors for bone loss.

More information

The U.S. National Institutes of Health Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center provides more information on alcoholism and bone health.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, news release, Sept. 14, 2012


'/>"/>
Copyright©2012 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Quitting Smoking Just as Hard for Teens: Study
2. Quitting Smoking Does Mean Weight Gain for Many: Study
3. Workplace bullying witnesses consider quitting more than the victims: UBC study
4. Odds of quitting smoking affected by genetics
5. New analysis of drinking water-related gastrointestinal illness
6. Heavy Drinking Linked to Earlier Stroke
7. Many Teens Drinking, Taking Drugs During School: Survey
8. Tying the Knot Ups Womens Drinking Rate, Lowers Mens
9. Binge drinking college students are happier than their non-binge drinking peers
10. Drinking in Pregnancy Shows Up in Childs Growth: Study
11. Brain Scans May Spot Teens at Risk for Problem Drinking
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Quitting Drinking May Help Alcoholics' Bone Loss
(Date:7/29/2014)... As the Ebola outbreak in Liberia worsens, ... both purchase critical emergency supplies locally, as well as ship ... supplies will contain materials used to control the spread of ... of the country. , With a large programmatic presence ... the Ebola outbreak in the region. The current epidemic remains ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Many people complain about their ... do each morning is put on glasses to see their ... same individuals also may be dissatisfied with their vision even ... Cataracts may cause difficulty driving, especially at night due to ... find one’s golf ball, see the TV, sew or cross ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Thompson HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... and good sleep can protect the body against the negative ... a cellular level, researchers report. A study involving hundreds ... increased shortening of telomeres, the protective caps at the ends ... found that over a one-year period, the more stressors a ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... of living donor kidney transplants receive steady follow-up ... be monitored. To make follow-up care more accessible, ... WAG) are collaborating to launch the first program ... at no charge to living kidney donors. , ... redeemable at more than 4,500 Walgreens pharmacies and ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Most people want to turn back the clock ... about their appearance. There are anti aging microcurrent ... that can help them to look their absolute best. ... oriented anti-aging procedures that are noninvasive and they adding some ... with cellulite. To accommodate, they are also in the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:PCI Responds to Ebola Outbreak in Liberia with Supplies, Awareness Campaigns 2Health News:PCI Responds to Ebola Outbreak in Liberia with Supplies, Awareness Campaigns 3Health News:Cataract Surgery: New Technology for Reduced Dependence on Glasses 2Health News:Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds 2Health News:Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds 3Health News:Caring for donors 2Health News:Caring for donors 3Health News:Supreme Skin Announces Plans for a Grand Re-opening for Their Noninvasive Anti Aging Microcurrent Face and Body Treatments In Asheville, NC 2
... 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- American Oriental,Bioengineering, Inc. (NYSE: ... the development, manufacture and commercialization of,a broad range of ... announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal ... Financial Results , Revenue in ...
... of baby boomers with eye-ailments and soaring medical ... diet supplements to protect their eyes and curb ... supplements to alleviate blinding diseases such as age-related ... growth avenues in the market.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO ...
... (Dublin, Ohio), the psychiatric practice of Adam Brandemihl, M.D., Board Certified ... Adult ADD. He discusses ten ways of coping with adult ADD ... ... 9, 2009 -- With the continued recession and struggling economy, keeping ...
... as the community,s new medical director. White, a Board-certified internal and ... substantial, relevant experience to Park Springs, a continuing care retirement community ... ... March 6, 2009 -- Park Springs is pleased to announce Dr. ...
... treatment provider and renowned male hormone replacement experts ... publicity concerning professional athletes within MLB testing positive ... growth hormone) may have on men suffering from ... negative image being portrayed by professional athletes -- ...
... analysis has found that certain variations in genes that ... Hodgkin disease. Published in the April 1, 2009 issue ... American Cancer Society, the study indicates that differences in ... individuals, susceptibility to this type of cancer. , Proteins ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 2Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 3Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 4Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 5Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 6Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 7Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 8Health News:American Oriental Bioengineering Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results 9Health News:Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market 2Health News:Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market 3Health News:Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market 4Health News:Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market 5Health News:How to Win the Battle with Adult ADD in the Workplace 2Health News:How to Win the Battle with Adult ADD in the Workplace 3Health News:Park Springs Names New Medical Director 2Health News:Park Springs Names New Medical Director 3Health News:Male Hormone Replacement Company Renewman.com Critical of MLB for Testosterone Abuse Publicity 2Health News:Male Hormone Replacement Company Renewman.com Critical of MLB for Testosterone Abuse Publicity 3Health News:Male Hormone Replacement Company Renewman.com Critical of MLB for Testosterone Abuse Publicity 4Health News:DNA differences may influence risk of Hodgkin disease 2
(Date:7/29/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global microbial identification market ... applications, end users, and geographies. Genotypic technology is ... identification market. This favorable growth is attributed to ... the time required for microbial identification along with ... genotypic methods have high applications in clinical diagnostics ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) today announced financial ... include: , Total revenues increased 11 percent to ... by strong performance across the portfolio, particularly Enbrel ® ... (denosumab) and XGEVA ® (denosumab). , Adjusted ... revenues and a significant increase in the profitability of ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX ) announced 2014 ... of $515.2 million, or $0.67 per diluted share.  Adjusted ... was $1.23 for the second quarter. 1 ... with scale, alignment and innovative solutions to lower costs, manage ... stated George Paz, chairman and chief executive officer.  "We ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Microbial Identification Market Growing at 5.9% CAGR to 2019: Global Forecast in New Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Microbial Identification Market Growing at 5.9% CAGR to 2019: Global Forecast in New Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Microbial Identification Market Growing at 5.9% CAGR to 2019: Global Forecast in New Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 4Microbial Identification Market Growing at 5.9% CAGR to 2019: Global Forecast in New Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 5Microbial Identification Market Growing at 5.9% CAGR to 2019: Global Forecast in New Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 6Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 2Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 3Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 4Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 5Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 6Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 7Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 8Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 9Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 10Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 11Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 12Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 13Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 14Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 15Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 16Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 17Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 18Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 19Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 20Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 21Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 22Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 23Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 24Amgen's Second Quarter 2014 Revenues Increased 11 Percent To $5.2 Billion And Adjusted Earnings Per Share (EPS) Increased 25 Percent To $2.37 25Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 2Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 3Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 4Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 5Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 6Express Scripts Announces 2nd Quarter Results; Narrows 2014 Guidance Range; Maintains Mid-Point 7
... GTHR.PK), announces it will soon begin offering its Real Time,PCR ... , GeneThera is set ... January of 2009. According to GeneThera Chairman, Dr. Tony ... PCR test for Johne,s disease,called HerdGuard(TM) by the first of ...
... A new cancer treatment is,realizing outstanding results against ... large, stage 4 tumor was reduced in size ... no longer could be definitely,identified on scans. Pancreatic ... diagnosis. NeoPlas Innovation,s combination of FDA-approved drugs,appears to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:GeneThera Announces it is Set to Begin Commercial Testing for Johne's Disease as Soon as January, 2009. 2GeneThera Announces it is Set to Begin Commercial Testing for Johne's Disease as Soon as January, 2009. 3GeneThera Announces it is Set to Begin Commercial Testing for Johne's Disease as Soon as January, 2009. 4New Cancer Treatment Shrinks Pancreatic Tumor 2
... The National Laboratory Training Network (NLTN) ... Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) and ... (CDC). NLTN provides cost-effective training in a ... resources, including a FREE Lending Library. Log ...
... The AAFP-PT Laboratory Proficiency Testing and Quality ... are designed to assist POLs, clinics and ... designed to assure accuracy of patient lab ... requirements. Participation provides the opportunity to earn ...
An indirect immunofluorescence (IFA) antibody test for the detection and semiquantitation of anti-glomerular basement membrane (GBM) antibodies in human serum. Slide Detail: 6-well Monkey Kidney Subs...
An enzyme linked immunosorbant assay (ELISA) for the detection and quantitation of Rheumatoid Factor (RF) of IgM isotype in human serum....
Medicine Products: