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Health Forum focus will be prevention of cancer, osteoporosis

Preventing cancer and osteoporosis are the topics of this year's...and survivorship of cancer and osteoporosis Activities: Booths that offer...will talk about how to prevent osteoporosis. The Women's Health Forum was...
Women's Health Forum highlights nutrition as cancer preventive

...about how to use nutrition to prevent and survive cancer and osteoporosis, a bone disease. It was sponsored by the Cancer Connection...Reiswig, an orthopedic surgeon in Juneau who spoke about osteoporosis, said he wished all of his patients could have heard Dyer's...
Settling down for a long winter's nap

...that bears may undergo periods of shivering in the den, which could help bears maintain muscle tone ands avoid bedsores. Osteoporosis researchers and NASA scientists want to learn why bears don't suffer bone degeneration during hibernation. In humans...
Glen Ray elected to national tai chi community board of directors

...over 500 certified Tai Chi for Health instructors teaching tai chi for health programs related to diabetes, arthritis, osteoporosis, mild back pain and reducing risks of falls. The Tai Chi for Health Community provides support and networking for Tai Chi...
Tai Chi program prevents falls

...cardiovascular fitness; relief of chronic pain and stiffness; and higher immunity to shingles. Tai Chi can help with conditions of osteoporosis, fibromyalgia symptoms, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Tai Chi helps improve awareness, calmness and one's...
Women's health seminar focuses on aging issues

...menopause and hormone replacement; osteoporosis prevention and treatment; and lifestyle...1987. She has been director of the Osteoporosis Diagnostic Center since 1997. the Treatment of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis." "Dr. Kushner is a really dynamic...
Local doctor filmed for documentary

...a certified densitometrist - a specialist in diagnosing and treating osteoporosis. His clinic performs bone-density screening tests in an effort to prevent osteoporosis-related fractures. The Discovery documentary concentrates on the topic...
My Turn: Pumping iron can increase bone density

...ignored: Increased bone density. Osteoporosis, the thinning of the bones that tends...the best defenses against developing osteoporosis. How do you build strong bones? Lift...not the only component in battling osteoporosis, but it is a key one. In addition...
Ways of extending, enhancing your life

...Prevention and Survivorship of Cancer and Osteoporosis." The topic of nutrition was the...surgeon, has a special interest in osteoporosis and is very knowledgeable about bone...including nutritionist Nancy Duhaime and osteoporosis physical therapist Denice McPherson...
Women's health forum Saturday

...much of heart disease and vascular disease is preventable." Free glucose and blood pressure checks and information about osteoporosis and other ailments will be available before and after the event. Speakers are Dr. James Galloway and Dr. Robert McNamara...


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