Search results for: prof belinda beck

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25 July 2019

Free exercise trials address osteoporotic fractures in ageing population

Researchers offer free trials to help reduce burden of osteoporotic fractures in older women.

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22 March 2024

Referral pathway study for osteoporosis patients

Clinicians are being encouraged to refer patients with osteoporosis to a heavy lifting exercise program to improve bone health and reduce the risk of fragility fractures.

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17 March 2023
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16 February 2021

Gold Coast trial shaking off osteoporosis

Griffith University researchers conducting a trial to prevent fractures from osteoporosis are looking for more participants after COVID-19 setbacks.

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15 October 2018

Griffith and Gold Coast Health raising awareness of Osteoporosis 

Free heel bone density checks will be available at the Gold Coast University Hospital onTuesday16 October when it teams up with Griffith University forOsteoporosis Awareness Day(actual date 20 October).

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29 June 2018

Vibration or exercise – which is the best therapy for bone loss?

Preventing osteoporotic fracture in older women with vibration or exercise is the aim of a new study at Griffith University.

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15 June 2016
Man on exercise machine

Resistance training may improve older men’s bones in fight against osteoporosis

A new study on high-load exercises for older men expects to see big improvements in bone and muscle strength, aiding in the fight against osteoporosis and without the need for drugs, say Griffith researchers.

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11 February 2015

Resistance training improves older bones

Big improvements in strength with no injuries have been the hallmarks of success with a Griffith University study looking at the physical function of post-menopausal women.

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17 October 2014

$11.1m research boost from NHMRC

Griffith University research projects have been awarded over $11.1m in research funding by the prestigious National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

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16 July 2014

Improving bone health in older people

Reducing the risk of fractures in older women is the aim of a research study at Griffith University.

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