Bone, Joint and Muscle News
Study points way to potential new treatment for brittle bone disease Jan 29, 2014 Researchers find patients with brittle bone disease treated with a form of parathyroid hormone approved for treatment of women with osteoporosis, had stronger bones in the lower spine and the hip when compared to a group of similar patients who received pl
Improve your nutrition, fitness in the new year Dec 30, 2013 Get the rundown of the College's best tips in fitness and nutrition from our experts.
Expert says reach for chocolate milk post workout Nov 13, 2013 Researchers have found that people who consumed chocolate milk after a workout compared to those who drank a more traditional fluid had a better workout the next day.
Know the facts on arthritis May 9, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine expert discusses the facts about arthritis. Join Dr. Melvyn Harrington at the Houston Arthritis Walk.
Mutations in WNT1 prompt bone disease in children and adults May 8, 2013 BCM researcher uncovers bone development genetic mutation that could lead to new treatments for osteoporosis.
Protein may alter inevitability of osteoarthritis Mar 13, 2013 BCM researchers find that increasing an amount of naturally occurring protein could help ease joint pain, help osteoarthritis patients.
Alternative to steroid injections can provide long-term pain relief Nov 13, 2012 Platelet rich plasma injection treatment uses patient's own platelets to tell body to heal itself.
Meniscal tears: know the facts Sep 19, 2012 BCM experts explain meniscal tears, how to treat and avoid injury.
Study finds one treatment stands above others for adults with Langerhans cell histiocytosis Aug 15, 2012 LCH is a disease that can affect the skin, mouth, ears, bones, brain, gastrointestinal system, liver, spleen, or bone marrow.
Renowned hand surgeon Dr. Thomas Hunt to lead BCM orthopedic surgery Aug 6, 2012 Dr. Thomas Hunt, internationally recognized leader in hand and wrist surgery, named Chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.