Bone Fractures

What You Should Know About Tymlos (Abaloparatide) for Osteoporosis

By Caila Brander | May 20, 2017 | Comments Off on What You Should Know About Tymlos (Abaloparatide) for Osteoporosis

The National Women’s Health Network believes women have a right to know the potential benefits and risks of osteoporosis treatment, so we took a firsthand look at the evidence. We’ve compiled a quick fact sheet about the drug so you can get the unbiased truth.

Is Prolia a Safe Treatment Option for Osteoporosis?

By Shaniqua Seth | Feb 28, 2017 | Comments Off on Is Prolia a Safe Treatment Option for Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis is a disease that causes your bones to lose tissue and become weak and fragile, potentially leading to bone fractures. Prevention and treatment methods can help inhibit fractures and decrease the severity of osteoporosis.

Are “Scary Bone Drugs” Necessary to Prevent Fractures?

By NWHN Staff | Jul 13, 2016 | Comments Off on Are “Scary Bone Drugs” Necessary to Prevent Fractures?

The NWHN acknowledges the overbearing influence pharmaceutical companies have on doctors and patients. This issue arises for those diagnosed with high bone fracture risk. Women are specifically targeted since they’re five times more likely to be diagnosed than men.

Standing Tall Against Falls & Fractures

By NWHN Staff | Jul 24, 2015 | Comments Off on Standing Tall Against Falls & Fractures

There’s no denying that we live in a hyper-medicated society. Each week, it seems like the pharmaceutical industry develops a new drug or device — many of which are designed to treat newly invented conditions!