Osteoporosis among residents living in aged care is being underdiagnosed, a new research study suggests.
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A lack of Vitamin D can affect an older person’s ability to perform routine activities with functional limitations appearing sooner the older an individual is, according to a recently published Dutch study.
A new study – the largest of its kind – has found that vitamin D levels are at their lowest point in spring, and take longer to go back up than previously thought.
A Cochrane review of falls prevention interventions has just been released. The large-scale meta-analysis of research literature analyses and makes evidence-based conclusions about works and what doesn’t in the area of falls prevention.
A survey by the Victorian Cancer Council has found a widespread lack of public understanding about how much sunlight is required in winter to maintain healthy vitamin D levels.
A newly listed osteoporosis drug finally gets over the breakfast barrier