Osteoporosis Community
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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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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Aug 17, 2013
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By snoopy272 Blank
I have osteoporosis and I'm at high risk for a hip fracture. I also have a terrible acid reflux and hiatia hernia. I ...
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answers2013Aug 01, 2013
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A year ago I was very unwell and at the time noticed my watch became very loose on my arm. I hadnt lost any weight (I...
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silverfox67Jul 25, 2013
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S. Kaul, MD Jul 02, 2012
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By texaswavelady0 Blank
Based on new research that calcium and vit. d supplements do not prevent fractures, why should I continue to take the...
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silverfox67Jul 25, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Apr 10, 2013
TheMadManApr 07, 2013
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By TheMadMan Blank
Just got my bone scan and here are the results but I want to explain my history first. I have a history of DJD/DDD a...
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silverfox67Jul 25, 2013
Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Jul 06, 2013
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By dai3symae Blank
Hi...I've just been prescribed Evista to treat my osteoporosis. Does anyone have any experience with this medication?...
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TheMadManMay 18, 2013
kathy485Apr 16, 2013
Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Apr 16, 2013
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By kathy485 Blank
Hello, I wanted to ask if I could possibly have Osteoporosis at 37 years old? I always thought older adults developed...
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thefractureguyMay 01, 2013
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By Sandarin Blank
I have read that lactoferrin supplements may be helpful in treating osteoporosis. If anyone in the community is fami...
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mandy876Apr 25, 2013
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S. Kaul, MD Jul 19, 2012
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By mandy876 Blank
i recently found out i had osteoporosis. they put me on fosamax. it made my throat swell and i needed to belch and ...
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TheMadManApr 12, 2013
S. Kaul, MD Mar 27, 2013
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By tk7981 Blank
1) My mother has Sjogrens (dry mouth) and is on HCQ since 2007. 2) Her mother died of stomach cancer in 2006. 3) ...
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S. Kaul, MD Apr 10, 2013
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By TheMadMan Blank
Is it my imagination or are my headaches being caused by a reaction to calcium/vitamin d? I was on a vit d regime and...
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S. Kaul, MD Apr 10, 2013
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By TheMadMan Blank
I have been receiving steroid injections for degenerative joint/disk disease over the years and have developed pirifo...
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Is there anyone out there competent enough to answer any questions?
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S. Kaul, MD Mar 16, 2013
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By Petra3 Blank
Hi! I have scoliosis since i was 14 and i was diagnosed with osteoporosis nearly ten years ago. I was 30 this month, ...
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S. Kaul, MD Mar 09, 2013
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By undrcvranjul Blank
I've been experiencing alot of different pains lately due to withdrawal from Fentanyl & Oxycodone. I was told I have ...
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S. Kaul, MD Mar 04, 2013
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By jfpw Blank
Will my bones regenerate with osteoporosis? Took Fosamas and a generic brand about six years ago -- drug did not help...
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S. Kaul, MD Feb 05, 2013
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By sarahcarson78 Blank
Hi All Need some help. I have been suffereing leg/knee pain for a while now. Went to GP and got sent for an xray G...
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S. Kaul, MD Jan 12, 2013
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By Tamihart Blank
I took my first monthly 150 mg dose of actonel exactly like the instructions said. By late that night I started with...
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S. Kaul, MD Jan 07, 2013
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By mike88931 Blank
I am an aspiring martial artist and need to strengthen my fists. I was told to punch everything form sand to bricks. ...
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S. Kaul, MD Jan 07, 2013
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By mike88931 Blank
I am an aspiring martial artist and need to strengthen my fists. I was told to punch everything form sand to bricks. ...
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