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Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a slowly progressing disorder that results in decreased bone mass. As bones become weak and brittle, individuals have an increased risk of fracture. Anyone can develop osteoporosis, however it is more common in women. About half of women and a quarter of men over the age of 50 will break a bone due to osteoporosis. Fortunately, changes in lifestyle can help to prevent the loss of bone and help to strengthen weakened bone. [more...]

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