Tag Archive: bone density

Jun 18 2015

Study Seeks to Treat Crohn’s Disease’s Effects on Growth, Bone Density

crohn's diseaseA study published in the Journal of Clinical Endicronology & Metabolism shows a drug approved to treat Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis leads to “rapid improvements” in bone density and structure.

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Jun 19 2014

Early Childhood Bone Density Reference Data Needed

bone densityA study at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia aims to establish reference data for children ages 1 to 5 using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA), a test that measures bone density.

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