Cause for Higher Fracture Risk in Diabetics Identified

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A study using high resolution imaging to create a “virtual bone biopsy” has shed new light on why people with type 2 diabetes are at risk of bone fractures.

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IOF Warns of Fracture Risk in Diabetics, Urges Early Evaluation

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New review summarizes current knowledge on the mechanisms, evaluation and management of bone fragility in type 1 diabetes, who suffer from an almost 6-fold increased risk of broken bones. Review details the evaluation of fracture risk and the role of osteoporosis drugs in diabetic patients.

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