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Menopause Quiz

ARE YOU READY FOR MENOPAUSE? Think of your menopause like you would prepare for a road trip. Once you have selected your destination, you will look at the map and determine the route that is right for you. After that, you will likely be trying to determine your stops to refuel your car and reload […]

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Osteoporosis Quiz

Statement by the American Associations of Orthopedic Surgeons In the United States alone, 10 million people have osteoporosis, and 18 million more are at risk of developing the disease. Another 34 million Americans are at risk of osteopenia, or low bone mass, which can lead to fractures and other complications. There is a 16% chance […]

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Osteoporosis

STRESS AND DEPRESSION CONTRIBUTE TO OSTEOPOROSIS Osteoporosis is called a “silent killer” or “the silent thief” because there are generally no symptoms or pain. The first time you know about it is when a bone snaps unexpectedly.   Osteoporosis means “porous bones” and it is a condition where the skeleton becomes very fragile and the bones […]