A big deal is made about elderly individuals breaking bones – and reasonably so. Bone health is kind of important, given that you need your bones to stand and move around! 678 more words
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What exactly is osteoporosis?
Osteoporosis defined as the deterioration of bone tissue, causing a much lower density of the bone. This weakens the structure of the bones, making them susceptible to fractures especially of the hip, back, wrist and shoulder. 598 more words