In-depth

Symptoms

Precocious puberty

Precocious puberty is a rare condition in which the physical signs of puberty begin to develop too early in children.

Tests and diagnosis

Bone scan

Bone scans can help detect bone disorders and hidden fractures.

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Treatments and drugs

Osteoporosis treatment: Medications can help

You've opted for osteoporosis treatment, but you still have questions. What drug works best? Are injections safer than pills? Here are the answers.

Jul. 07, 2011