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Osteoporosis is a condition of low bone density that can progress silently over a long period of time leading to an increased risk of fracturing of bones. Discuss topics including osteopenia, the effects of menopause, low density prevention, symptoms, treatments, and how to deal with fractures.

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By krmukeshdba
I am suffering from waist and both leg pain from last year. My arthiritic test is negative. In MRI everything is ok. ...
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By dede61
In may of 2014 I had a bone spur removed from the side of foot close to the toes along with a mortons neuroma, I am h...
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fntnJan 09
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By merrymarietta
Does Algae-CAL, a plant-based calcium supplement really build new bone?
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fntnDec 30, 2014
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By fixMEdoc
At my annual followup with my sleep specialist in November, I noted concern that I've shrunk 3" and asked if it was p...
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fntnDec 29, 2014
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By Shawn5578
Hello, I have severe osteopenia. My question is that does osteoporosis in advanced stage result in Shrinkage or...
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fntnDec 14, 2014
luckyman316Nov 14, 2014
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By raj5 Blank
I am a 36 year old male. I had Vitamin D deficiency 6 months ago - the D levels had come back after supplements. Howe...
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By magster456
I am always on the look-out for herbs that might help me fight my osteopenia. I read about crocin (saffron) in buil...
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By merrymarietta
When is it a good idea to take Calcitonin if you are diagnosed with osteoporosis? What are the side effects and risks...
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JD1963Apr 12, 2014
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By MissPriss20 Blank
Hello, I am 20 years old and will mostly have to start treatment, Which treatment has been most successful in your gu...
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By kick12345
im 21 years male my entire left side of my body is sinking day by day from face to foot what can i do know?
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By luckyman316
I'll try to keep this short, and hope this is the correct place to post. I've recently been diagnosed with Hepatitis ...
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By lalatessy
HAVE PROLIA AFFECTED YOUR LIFE?
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By fntn
I'm new to this group but active in a couple others. I have a lower leg plate with 8 big screws that was inserted due...
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By AspiringCarbon Blank
It's been 6 months since I had a run-in with a revolving door. The result was bilateral sacral fractures and a commin...
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By olsitare Blank
hi there! I would like to know how many days should I take off after the 28th day of using FORTEO before using the n...
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BouncingBellaMay 10, 2014
Sanjivani Wanjari, MD May 03, 2014
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By BouncingBella Blank
On a daily basis I take Vit. K-2 with calcium, mag and D3 supplement. Does anyone know if the K-2 which is ferment...
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By hsum4 Blank
After reading these posts I feel scared taking any bone medication. There were few references to Prolia for Osteopor...
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By KarolR Blank
Hello, i don't speak natively english. In order for my mother to get money from the state she has to have worse than...
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hsum4Apr 19, 2014
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By bluecells Blank
Hi I have a 55 years old mother and she has Osteoporosis. she is taking Calcium tablets daily. and doctor prescrib...
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hsum4Apr 19, 2014
gibsongalNov 11, 2012
S. Kaul, MD Sep 22, 2012
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By Ruthiejb Blank
My Mother was on Fosamax for 15 years. Even though her bone density tests were normal, her doctor told her to stay o...
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