Articles tagged with: Osteoporosis
Are you worried about your bones or have a family history of osteoporosis? Dr Shirley Bond has been treating osteoporosis with progesterone for many years and shares her view on why it is so important.
We tend to associate osteoporosis with age, but this is misleading as it can certainly occur in younger women.
Osteoporosis can be a killer disease but you ‘can’t tell by looking,’ so do you know if you are at risk?
Women are more at risk of developing osteoporosis than men because the hormone changes that happen at the menopause directly affect bone density.
Whether you already have osteoporosis, or a risk of it, this advice will help.
Thought of as an older persons problem, osteoporosis is now a threat to the younger generation and it is their diet that could be to blame.
At menopause we need to take care of our bones to avoid potential risks from fractures and hormone balance is a key factor.
Osteoporosis is a serious condition and you can help improve your bones with some simple exercises.
You may know what osteoporosis is, but osteopenia is not so well recognised.
Part of staying healthy throughout life is to look after your bones, and here are some simple ways to do that.