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Osteoporosis

Help Patients Prevent Bone Loss

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OsteoBalance from Pure Encapsulations provides a high calcium osteoporosis support formula with additional nutritional factors that promote optimal calcium absorption and retention and enhance healthy bone mineralization.* Bone loss occurs, especially for women in menopause. OsteoBalance is designed for women’s specific health needs for bone building, strengthening and helps in the reduction of mineral loss through urine excretion.

Randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled studies have reported statistically significant benefits of calcium supplementation for bone health and osteoporosis support†. Calcium malate and calcium citrate/malate are both highly bioavailable forms of calcium. In a two-year, double blind, placebo-controlled trial, calcium citrate/malate provided read more…

Promising Research into Osteoporosis Prevention

Osteoporosis is a serious concern for Americans, and as more and more Baby Boomers reach the age of 80, the risk continues to increase. Calcium is a supplement that has been long relied upon to help keep bones healthy and strong, but several other nutrients are beginning to come to the forefront in recent scientific research and study, including vitamin D, vitamin K2, collagen and others.

Do you recommend bone building supplements and lifestyle changes to your older patients? Find out more about the promising new research and which supplements to consider recommending to your patients in this in-depth article read more…

DPD Testing: A Valuable Tool for your Healthcare Practice

While bone may seem like a static tissue, it is actually very dynamic, in a perpetual state of being broken down and rebuilt, called remodeling. This process includes resorption (mature bone breaking down) and deposition or ossification (building new bone). Peak bone mass is reached around age 30, after which time it steadily declines. The rate at which it declines, also called resorption, is determined by this delicate balance between resorption and deposition. A simple urine test to monitor DPD levels can be a valuable tool offering insight as to the rate of bone resorption. This 7-minute webinar explains why read more…

Hormone Replacement Therapy: Benefits, Risks, and Options

Tori Hudson, ND

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By the year 2015, nearly 50% of women in the United States will be menopausal. Between 1990 and 2020, the menopausal population in the US will double. This dramatic increase in the number of menopausal women is changing the way healthcare providers work with women and changing medicine itself. At no other time in history have we had so many individuals dealing with the same set of healthcare issues. Now more than ever, clinicians have options for the management of menopause: diet, exercise, stress management, nutrition, botanicals, natural hormones, conventional hormones, and additional pharmaceuticals.

One of read more…

Christiane Northrup, MD: A Pioneer in the Field of Women’s Health

Interview by Frank Lampe and Suzanne Snyder

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Christiane Northrup, MD, is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist who helps empower women to tune in to their inner wisdom and take charge of their health. She is the author of the New York Times bestselling book Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom (Bantam, revised 2006) editor of the bi-monthly The Dr Christiane Northrup Newsletter; and the host of six successful public television specials. Her New York Times #1 bestseller, The Wisdom of Menopause, was revised in 2006. Her work has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Today Show, NBC Nightly News With Tom read more…

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