This informative video explains why bone health is so vital for cancer patients.
The body produces hormones and other substances that are crucial in maintaining bone health. Some treatments used during cancer can disrupt the delicate balance needed for bone breakdown and bone build up. Several treatments, including bisphosphonates and RANK ligand inhibitors, help restore that balance.
This informative video explains why bone health is so vital for cancer patients. This in-depth segment provides a resource for patients dealing with bone issues.
Video courtesy of cancerbonehealth uploaded on Mar 23, 2011