Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Bone Health Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Bone Health from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Study Finds Kidney Stones Linked to Weakened Bones People with the obstructions were at higher odds for breaks and fractures, researchers say Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Mutations Linked to Blood Cancers Rise With Age, Study Shows Still, these diseases occur in less than 0.1 percent of elderly Americans, researchers say Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors Study estimated a 10 percent increased risk of impulsive gambling, shopping and hypersexuality Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Athletic Trainers' Group Advises Heart Tests for Young Athletes Identifying problems may prevent sudden cardiac arrest, new guidelines suggest Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Repetitive Pitching May Cause Teens Serious Shoulder Problems Playing ball year-round is ill-advised, experts say Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Know the Risk Factors for Osteoporosis Post-menopausal women at greater risk Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 U.S. Life Expectancy Hits Record High of Nearly 79 Years: CDC Lifestyle changes cited as reason for gains, researchers say Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Ovarian Cancer DNA Detected in Vaginal Fluid, Researchers Report Preliminary finding may bring doctors one step closer to test that could catch the disease in early stages Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:00:00 -0400 U.S. Traffic Accidents Send 2.5 Million to ERs Each Year, CDC Says Medical costs of those collisions top $18 billion, U.S. government estimates Tue, 7 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 'High-Intensity' Hospitals Save More Elderly After Surgery: Study But downside includes longer hospital stays, fewer days in hospice Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Groups Call for Medicare Coverage of Lung Cancer Screening CT scans for high-risk seniors covered by private insurers, but Medicare not required to do so Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Better-Informed Women Order Fewer Prenatal Gene Tests, Study Finds Unbiased facts are key to intelligent decision-making, researchers say Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Memory Slips in Senior Years May Signal Dementia Risk Study found 80 percent of those who complained of forgetting things had Alzheimer's 12 years later Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Some Women Need Tests for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Experts Say Guidelines include all sexually active females 24 and younger, plus older women deemed at higher risk Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Grief Can Weigh on Immune System in Older Folks, Study Says Those who are bereaved may be more likely to develop infections, researchers suggest Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400