Osteoporosis

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Typical Elderly Diseases Now In Young Patients

Doctors have noticed an upsetting trend. Disease typically associated with old age — like osteoporosis and Alzheimer’s disease — are being found in younger patients.

07/25/2012

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Remote-Controlled Chip Implant Delivers Bone Drug

Medication via remote-control instead of a shot? Scientists implanted microchips in seven women that did just that.

02/16/2012