Articles tagged with: Osteoporosis
Most women naturally put on a few pounds at menopause, but now research says its highly important just where it lands.
With osteoporosis your bones become fragile and brittle and so are easily broken and as more severe bone loss occurs, then even minor accidents can result in fractures.
Hormone balance is essential throughout life, and certainly for any woman concerned about the risk for 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.