September 22, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
For my 10th birthday, my parents gave me a hardcover edition of Aesop’s Fables, and I fell in love with the entertaining tales. All the while my young, impressionable mind … Continue Reading →
September 14, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
What do you think of Reclast? My Dr has ordered this for me to help strengthen my bones.
Reclast (zoldedronic acid), also known as Aclasta outside of the US, is an intravenous bisphosphonate. So the same applies to Reclast (including their nasty side effects) as to any other bisphosphonate drug, except that
September 8, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
Once again bisphosphonates, the most widely prescribed osteoporosis drugs, are linked to a dangerous condition. This time, it’s cancer of the esophagus, one of the deadliest cancers. Not long after … Continue Reading →
September 1, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
It’s always a little sad to see summer – and its bounty of nutritious berries, tomatoes, cucumbers and melons – come to an end. Luckily, the autumn harvest offers a … Continue Reading →
August 9, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
Over the years I’ve come to be known as a “bone health advocate” among my friends and neighbors. I see it as my duty to share my knowledge with others … Continue Reading →
July 22, 2010 by Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
The Spine Strengthener exercise is a great way to strengthen the muscles around your spine and prevent fractures.
To do the exercise, all you need is a flat surface, a pillow and a towel.