What is brittle bone dementia?

In an increasingly globalised world, a disease such as brittle bone diseases is becoming more of a threat.There are some 70 million people worldwide with brittle bone disorders, according to the World Health Organization.The vast majority of these people suffer from mild to moderate symptoms, and their symptoms can vary from mild symptoms such as […]

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The next generation of drugs could make brittle bone disorder less common.

Recode co-founder Ezra Klein recently wrote a piece about the future of brittle bone.He pointed out that drugs that treat this disease can make it less likely to recur.┬áThere are several possible reasons why this might be true, including better therapies that target specific enzymes that cause this disease, which is known as lysome damage, […]

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How to avoid the Lyme disease tick in your backyard

The bite of a tick can cause severe health problems and even death.But it’s a tick that bites more often than not in the US, and it’s one that the US Geological Survey recommends that people avoid in their backyard.The ticks can be dangerous to people and pets, and a tick bite can cause fever, […]

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