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Anti-epileptic drugs increase the risk of bone fractures in children
Anti-epileptic drugs increase the risk of bone fractures in children (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

New research has shown evidence that anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) reduce bone density in children and therefore lead to an increase in the number of fractures, if used for more than a year. The study by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute ... Read More »

Asthma is associated with boys’ childhood fractures
Asthma is associated with boys’ childhood fractures (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

The world’s largest study of its type has confirmed that asthma is associated with childhood fractures for boys, but not girls, underlining the importance of bone health education. The University of Melbourne-led study, the world’s largest of its kind involving ... Read More »

Children who watch lots of TV have weaker bones in adulthood
Children who watch lots of TV have weaker bones in adulthood (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Curtin University researchers have found children who spend a lot of time watching television, have poorer and weaker bones in young adulthood which could significantly impact their health in later life. Lead researcher Dr Joanne McVeigh, Curtin’s School of Occupational ... Read More »

 
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