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Posts tagged bone density

November 29, 2013

 

A TV screen and a lightbulb hover over a pair of bloodshot, sleep-deprived eyes.

The Costs of Sleep Deprivation

ATTENTION Night Owls! Losing sleep takes a serious toll on your health and safety.

September 22, 2005

 

Sweating Out Your Bones

Sweat is good. When you’re too hot, the sweat evaporating on your skin can cool your body off. Sweat also provides a good waste disposal system for your body, getting rid of toxins and other waste products as it cools you down. However, for top athletes who sweat a lot, too much of a good thing can spell trouble. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

January 3, 2005

 

Managing Osteoporosis

What is called the "silent disease," because you abruptly fall and end up with a bone fracture or a collapsed vertebra?

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