Women who are thin have a greater risk of developing osteoporosis compared to women who are heavier or have a larger body frame. This is because thinner women have less bone mass overall compared to women who are heavier
Let us strengthen our good old systems from the ground up rather than trying to decorate the top with techniques from modern medicine, says Dr J A Jayalal, president of the Indian Medical Association
Thalassaemia and blood cancer—the only cure is a bone marrow transplant from a donor, also called stem cell treatment. But where does one find a donor in a country where just a small percentage of men and women have registered to volunteer as stem cell donors?