Navigation Links
Vitamin Shields Brittle Bones

Osteoporosis, wherein the density of the bone is lost and becomes brittle, is one of the dreaded complications in women after they attain their menopause. This happens as a result of decreased levels of estrogen, which is responsible for maintaining the bone density.

Dr. Sunil J. Wimalawansa, of the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, has shown her study using the animal model that Vitamin E may prevent bone loss after menopause as effectively as estrogen.

In this study it is shown that female rats that had their ovaries removed and treated with vitamin E had much higher bone densities after eight weeks than the rats that received no treatment. Vitamin E is an antioxidant, meaning it soaks up so-called free radicals or substances that can damage tissue, including bone. The dose of vitamin E given to the rats was equivalent to what a human would take as a dietary supplement, about 400 international units or IU daily. Combining estrogen and vitamin E did not appear to offer any additional benefits, Wimalawansa reported.

Appropriate doses of vitamin E, at least in rats, appears to reduce menopausal risk of developing osteoporosis," Wimalawansa said. "If this applies to humans, it could be a very exciting and cost-effective treatment for the future."
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Vitamin B12 can help in detecting cancers
2. Vitamins-The answer to Heart Disease?
3. Vitamin E, the latest warrior against diabetes
4. B Vitamin protects and lowers toxicity of Arthritis Drug
5. B Vitamin Supplementatoin Saves Money and Lives
6. Eat Vitamin C and stay young
7. Vitamin C for the heart
8. Vitamin B for Hepatitis
9. Vitamins reduce pre-eclampsia
10. Vitamin E useful for Alzheimers
11. Vitamin C to put off cataract
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Vitamin Shields Brittle Bones

(Date:12/26/2014)... December 26, 2014 The Biofeedback Federation ... March 24-28, 2015 in Rome, Italy and is hosted ... workshops on a wide variety of topics ... as peak performance training in athletes. The scientific program ... world. , Biofeedback monitoring allows clients to see what ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... DW-InductionHeating.com (DaWei Induction Heating Co.) is a comprehensive ... and marketing of a series of induction heating equipment. ... series of induction brazing equipments . , According ... brazing refers to the joining of two or ... The manager says that there are fundamental differences in ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 ... and Market Analysis to 2023” focuses on the ... commercial opportunities in the colorectal cancer market. Stivarga ... treatment of colon or rectal cancer. Boehringer Ingelheim ... inhibitor, for the treatment of refractory CRC in ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 26, 2014 Recently, Dylan Queen, ... has excitedly released its collection of discounted prom dresses, ... Percy, a senior spokesman of the company, the promotion ... this promotion is to expand the UK market. , ... several different colors, lengths, and styles: A-line strapless, empire ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... When head lice hits a home or school, parents and ... of it while keeping it from taking over the house ... solution right in their neighborhood: Lice Troopers . Expanding ... spectrum head lice screening and treatment services to families and ... Brickell, Coconut Grove, Kendall, Pinecrest and South Miami. , The ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Final Workshop Line-up Announced for 18th Annual Biofeedback Conference in Rome, Italy 2Health News:Induction Brazing Equipment Series From DaWei Induction Heating Co., A Reliable Supplier Of Induction Heating Equipment 2Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 2Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 3Health News:Nintedanib Colorectal Cancer Market Analysis and Forecast to 2023 Report at RnRMarketReserach.com 4Health News:Dylan Queen: Cheap Prom Dresses for the UK Market 2Health News:Coral Gables Florida Gets Ready to Be Lice-Free with Lice Troopers 2
... DHR ) commented today on the performance outlook of ... Culp, Jr. communicated the company expects 2009 earnings per share to ... , Mr. Culp stated, "We have taken significant ... a difficult year ahead. However, despite the current economic backdrop, we ...
... Study says high-altitude cerebral edema is a common problem ... Most deaths on Mount Everest occur during descents from ... meters, and high-altitude cerebral edema appears to be associated ... conclusion of researchers who analyzed the reported 212 deaths ...
... ROCK, Ark., Dec. 11 Travel Nurse across ... for healthcare staffing,services from The Joint Commission. , ... across America, a national supplemental healthcare staffing,firm, recently ... with,national standards addressing how staffing firms determine the ...
... eligible voters cast ballots in statewide election while caregivers file ... LOS ANGELES, Dec. 11 In a statewide vote of ... ballots are still being counted but the result is clear: ... union officials, and lawmakers and healthcare advocates are joining them ...
... of Tourette Syndrome , , ... last Sunday night,s Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation of "Front ... story of a young man,s struggles with and triumph over ... The national Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc. (TSA) is privileged to ...
... used to prep for colonoscopy, may harm the kidneys, ... THURSDAY, Dec. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Two prescription drugs ... cause kidney damage, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... require a black-box warning on the oral sodium phosphate ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Danaher CEO Comments on Outlook 2Health News:Most Mt. Everest Deaths Occur Near Summit During Descent 2Health News:Travel Nurse Across America Awarded Certification From The Joint Commission 2Health News:Boycott Prevails in Sham SEIU Vote; Lawmakers and Advocates Join Healthcare Workers in Opposing Forced Union Merger 2Health News:Hallmark Hall of Fame Collaboration with Patient Organization Equals Extraordinary Success 2Health News:FDA Puts Black-Box Warning on Bowel-Cleansing Drugs 2Health News:FDA Puts Black-Box Warning on Bowel-Cleansing Drugs 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... NEW YORK and LONDON ... in global orthopedic industry are expected to grow at ... consumption in terms of value and volume. Hip, knee ... the developed world while in emerging economies they have ... failure rates are challenging the use of composites. Non-metallic ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 23, 2014 ResMed (NYSE: ... infringement action against Chinese medical device manufacturer BMC Medical Co., ... today that BMC,s masks listed below infringe ResMed,s patents, and ... these masks in the United States : ... nasal mask , Willow nasal pillows mask , ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 23, 2014  Lockton Dunning Benefits, the ... Companies, announced the addition of Vice President ... Lockton Dunning,s Pharmacy Consulting team, Excelsior Solutions. ... industry experience to the position.  Most recently, she ... at Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, where she has held ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 3ResMed Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Chinese Manufacturer BMC Medical 2Kim Foerster Joins Lockton Companies 2
... March 2, 2011 Warner Chilcott plc (Nasdaq: ... subsidiaries are seeking to refinance the Company,s existing credit ... (the "Existing Credit Agreement"), by entering into a new ... refinancing is expected to have the effect of extending ...
... take non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs three times a day for more ... erectile dysfunction compared to men who do not take those ... in The Journal of Urology . ... this observational study used electronic health records, an automated pharmacy ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Warner Chilcott Seeks to Refinance its Existing Credit Agreement 2Warner Chilcott Seeks to Refinance its Existing Credit Agreement 3Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Erectile Dysfunction 2Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Erectile Dysfunction 3
...
View Mex-3 is designed for out-patient surgery, hospital rounds and house calls....
Headlight module is mounted on UltraLite Plus headband or sweatband....
It is a magnifying headlight perfect for all applications and procedures where clear magnification and a natural white light increase accuracy and productivity....
Medicine Products: