Tag: Pneumonia Mortality

Osteoporosis treatment may also protect against pneumonia

Hong Kong: The nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates (N-BPs) medications such as alendronate widely used to treat postmenopausal osteoporosis are linked with lower risks of pneumonia and of dying from pneumonia, say researchers. Osteoporosis is a medical condition in which the bones become brittle and fragile from loss of tissue, typically as a result of hormonal changes, or […]