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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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bchollisJan 10
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By Sanda_Gee Blank
I am a 47 year old petite female, post-menopause (hysterectomy when I was 35). A recent bone density scan revealed a ...
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KaleemMohdBPTNov 13, 2015
sara12345Jul 25, 2015
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By lalatessy Blank
HAVE PROLIA AFFECTED YOUR LIFE?
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fntnSep 11, 2015
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By nitumonic
Hi.I am 36 yrs Female, suffering from Severe joint pain at knee, hands & feet joints & muscle pains in waistline lin...
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fntnSep 11, 2015
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By theassociate
I am 18 years old and for the past couple years now I have been experiencing severe pain while running. The pain is i...
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KaleemMohdBPTSep 10, 2015
fntnDec 30, 2014
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By fixMEdoc Blank
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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fntnAug 09, 2015
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By Ruffinit Blank
I am recently diagnosed w/osteoporosis. Tried Boniva briefly when diagnosed w/osteopenia but joint skeletal pain was...
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sara12345Jul 25, 2015
TikkiTTMay 17, 2015
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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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fntnJul 10, 2015
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By Ncegrl13 Blank
I have used Prednisone for almost a year now and I am down to 1mg for the next week and hopefully will come off it. ...
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TikkiTTMay 17, 2015
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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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mandy876Mar 14, 2015
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fntnMar 17, 2015
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By mandy876 Blank
I have where I cant walk very far my back hurts so bad I break out in a sweat. I cant stand up very long with out th...
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fntnFeb 09, 2015
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fntnDec 29, 2014
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By Shawn5578 Blank
Hello, I have severe osteopenia. My question is that does osteoporosis in advanced stage result in Shrinkage or...
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By justsumgurl Blank
My blood calcium has been elevated for over 2 years that I know of. I've felt horrible for a while. It seems over tim...
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By krmukeshdba Blank
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 Blank
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, 2015
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By merrymarietta Blank
Does Algae-CAL, a plant-based calcium supplement really build new bone?
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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 Blank
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 Blank
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 Blank
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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