Effect of Diabetes and other Risk Factors on Bone Health

Debjita Mukherjee, Jhaleh Amirian (Coresponding Author)

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Diabetes Mellitus (DM) affects a significantly large part of the population globally. Several kinds of research are being conducted every day around the world trying to understand the underlying mechanisms of the disease better to develop better treatments. One of the significant effects of diabetes is on the skeletal system of the patients. The disease affects the bone quality, mineral density, bone turnover and in turn bone health at large. This effect on bone health is worsened by several risk factors as well. This mini review aims at presenting some of the most important mechanisms behind this deterioration of bone health and how risk factors affect them according to latest research done in this field
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)523-526
Number of pages4
JournalIntervention in Obesity & Diabetes
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2022
Externally publishedYes


  • Diabetes
  • Bone mineral density
  • Bone health
  • Risk factors

Field of Science*

  • 1.6 Biological sciences
  • 3.1 Basic medicine

Publication Type*

  • 1.4. Reviewed scientific article published in Latvia or abroad in a scientific journal with an editorial board (including university editions)


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