"Reducing emissions as a result of innovation in technologies or policy changes in emission standards of this modifiable risk factor might reduce the impact of air pollution on bone fracture and osteoporosis", Andrea Baccarelli from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health in NY, wrote on the study.
Osteoporosis, which means "porous bones", happens when the body makes too little bone, loses too much bone, or both, which may result in weaker bones that can break from fall or even from sneezing and minor bumps.
The researchers, during the study evaluated the data of almost 9.2 million people across seven years in order to reach the findings.
According to an analysis from two independent studies, the more poor-quality air people breathe, the more damage they're making to their bones.
The findings showed that people who lived in areas with higher levels of PM2.5 and black carbon - a type of air pollution from vehicle exhaust - had lower levels of an important calcium and bone-related hormone, and greater decreases in bone mineral density than did those exposed to lower levels of the two pollutants. The researchers also said that once an older person experiences a fracture, they have a higher risk of mortality, and are also at increased risk for future fractures and chronic pain.
The researchers noted that while the study found an association between air pollution and bone problems, their research did not prove a direct causal relationship.
Researchers led by Andrea Baccarelli, the US's Chair of Environmental Health Sciences at the Columbia University, said, "Particulate matter, including PM2.5, is known to cause systemic oxidative damage and inflammation, which could accelerate bone loss and increase the risk of bone fractures in older individuals". Reports state numerous osteoporosis patients do not experience any symptoms until they get a bone fracture. For any further need, you can take notes.
His sentencing was handed down in courtroom one at the Randburg Magistrates' Court this afternoon by Judge Ramsamy Reddy. He was replaced as deputy higher education and training minister by Buti Manamela.
Ashfield Cap Partners Ltd Llc reported 103,590 shares or 0.93% of all its holdings. 39,858 are owned by Barton Investment Mgmt. Finally, Marshall Wace North America L.P. raised its position in Southwestern Energy by 398.8% during the 2nd quarter.
He also called for a sharpening of strategies for addressing the challenges of basic and secondary education. Many have commended the move adding that the education sector needs such aggressive moves to sanitise it.
The opening two sets saw a solitary break of serve apiece, but it was a turbulent affair from 3-3 onwards in the decider. Dimitrov recovered impressive to break in the third, but he failed to serve out the match at the first time of asking.
Delta Air Lines presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $63.39. (NYSE:DAL) for 85,550 shares. Short traders are feeling a little more bullish on Delta Air Lines Inc lately as inferred by the fall in short interest.
The company says it serves almost 6,000 private and public sector clients in 70 countries and employs 155,000 people. Local leaders are billing the news as the single biggest economic development announcement in the city's history.
Considering, how proactive Lamborghini has been in bringing cars to India, the launch in 2018 doesn't really come as a surprise. Lamborghini is also working on a hybrid variant of the SUV, but it will not make it to production before 2020.
Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. purchased a new position in Pfizer during the 2nd quarter valued at about $102,000. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 74,506 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,436,346.20.
He, however, said the government had not yet confirmed cost escalation or committed to bear the additional expenditure. He refuted the claim of the Opposition that there was delay in the execution of the project.
United Kingdom-based Barclays Public Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in OM Asset Management PLC (NYSE:OMAM). RBC Capital Markets initiated OM Asset Management PLC (NYSE:OMAM) on Friday, June 30 with "Outperform" rating.
Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) was reduced too. 5,884 shares were sold by Emerson Daniel P , worth $451,185 on Friday, May 26. The stock has a market capitalization of $13,193.66, a PE ratio of 45.19, a PEG ratio of 3.35 and a beta of 0.82.
Fury Road director sues Warner — Mad Max
Miller rejects this proposition, blaming a series of decisions which he alleges caused substantial changes and delays to the film. He has a long history with the studio dating back to 1981 when they distributed The Road Warrior , a.k.a.
Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Upgraded to "Buy" by Societe Generale
The brokerage now has GBX 4,400 ($57.87) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 3,600 ($47.35). DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale bought a new position in Rio Tinto PLC during the third quarter worth about $4,321,000.
The Time Inc. (TIME) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
The media conglomerate reported $1.82 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.59 by $0.23. Bernstein restated a "market perform" rating on shares of Time Warner in a research report on Tuesday, September 12th.
Huge Fire Accident at Annapurna Studios
The Annapurna Studio staff has tried to extinguish but there could not extinguish the fire and save the assets. Before the fire extinguishers came to the incident the movie set was completely burnt into ashes.
Schlumberger NV (SLB) Lowered to Buy at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
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Earnings Analysis Of Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC)
BidaskClub upgraded Spirit Realty Capital from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, July 14th. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its position in Spirit Realty Capital by 8.8% during the first quarter.