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Booming Forward: How to prevent Osteoporosis

Dr. Sean Jerig from Rocky Mountain Women’s Health Center calls Osteoporosis a silent disease.

Jerig said many people don’t realize they have the disease until they experience a fall resulting in a broken wrist, vertebrae or hip. 38 more words


Mount Sinai School of Medicine study shows vitamin C prevents bone loss in animal models

19 OCT 2012
Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have shown for the first time in an animal model that vitamin C actively protects against osteoporosis, a disease affecting large numbers of elderly women and men in which bones become brittle and can fracture. 294 more words

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#LoveYourBones: World Osteoporosis Day

Today is World Osteoporosis Day. Organized by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), it aims to raise awareness of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease. 705 more words


Bone of Contention -- Published in Pune Mirror October 19, 2014

Early detection and care is the only way to combat osteoporosis.

A test conducted last year by a team of doctors on 150 police personnel on active duty in Pune revealed something alarming. 796 more words

Pune Mirror

You're drinking too much milk

Today is World Osteoporosis Day and it has reminded us all to take better care of our bone health.

But did you know that vitamin D plays an important role in preventing Osteoporosis? 282 more words

Health And Wellbeing

What is Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis reasons bones to end up powerless and fragile — so weak that a fall or even gentle burdens like twisting over or hacking can result in a crack. 261 more words