Tag Archives: bones

Strong Bones for Life

Depending on your health and fitness level (and with your doctor’s permission), consider these exercises to help bones stay strong as you move through life.  More

Drug Alerts

New research suggests that two popular pills—acid-reducers for chronic heartburn and calcium supplements to protect bones—may carry unexpected risks.  More
Building Better Bones

Building Better Bones

I’ve been taking the osteoporosis drug Actonel for five years. It has helped my hips and spine, but a dental report suggests that it is harming my jawbone. Are alternative drug treatments available? My doctor suggests I see an endocrinologist. Phyllis Kentucky It is good advice to discuss your treatment options with an endocrinologist—who specializes […]  More