Could Fluoride in Your Tap Water or Toothpaste Be Destroying Your Bones?

Fluoride is — everywhere. Fluorine is a common element in the earth’s crust, so fluorides are naturally present in the soil, rocks, and water all throughout the world. In addition, fluorides are used in many industrial processes, for example, coal Read on! →

IOF Snap Exhibition on Quai WIlson in Geneva – Video

Snap Exhibition The Snap Exhibition was selected by the city of Geneva in Swizterland to be exhibited open air by the lake on Quai Wilson. The project, developed by IOF photographer Gilberto Lontro, has been very well accepted around the Read on! →

For Stronger Bones In Men: Some Sports Are Better Than Others

A five-year study conducted by the Centre for Bone and Arthritis Research at the Sahlgrenska Academy’s Institute of Medicine of University of Gothenburg in Sweden has clearly demonstrated that when it comes to protecting men’s bones, some sports have an Read on! →

Osteoporosis Linked To Certain Genetic Regions: Global Research

Findings emerging from an international study have shown as many as 32 new genetic regions linked to bone conditions like osteoporosis and easy occurrence of fractures. It was observed in this study that any variation in these 32 regions makes Read on! →

Your Food Does Not Provide Essential Trace Minerals by Dr Robert Thompson

Not Enough Minerals Essential Trace Minerals and Mineral Deficiency Explained by Dr Robert Thompson M.D. – Watch this video to find out why everyone needs to supplement in order to obtain the minerals our body needs! Video Transcription We have Read on! →

Taking Glucocorticoids After Menopause? Watch Out For Osteoporosis!

Glucocorticoids are a type of steroid hormones that play a critical role in the metabolization of primarily carbohydrates and in immune system response. They are present in most vertebrates and are produced by their adrenal cortex. The most important natural Read on! →

Latest Research Shows Soy Foods help Prevent Bone Loss

If you are not among those who are allergic to soy or have been diagnosed as having hypothyroidism, soy foods can be a great addition to your bone-building diet. Not only are soy foods excellent sources of magnesium and vitamin Read on! →

Alarming Escalation of Osteoporotic Fractures in Middle East and Africa

While most of the focus on osteoporosis in terms of reported cases, diagnosis, treatment, research and cost burdens have been in the US and Europe, the latest audit report (October 2011) from International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) shows that Middle East Read on! →