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What Is Osteoporosis?

What Is Osteoporosis?

(ĐTĐ) – What is osteoporosis anyway? Is osteoporosis a normal sign of aging? Does osteoporosis only affect women? Here’s the truth: What you don’t know about osteoporosis may hurt you. What is osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a common disease that weakens bones. As it does, your risk of sudden and unexpected fractures goes up. Osteopenia is […]

Belly Fat Linked to Women’s Osteoporosis Risk

(ĐTĐ) – Belly fat may be bad for women’s bone health, raising their risk of osteoporosis, researchers report. Tiếng Việt >> In a study of 50 premenopausal women, many of whom were obese, those who had more fat around the waistline were more likely to have low bone mineral density, an osteoporosis risk factor. “We […]

Male Osteoporosis: Bone Mass Matters

(ĐTĐ) – 20% of people with osteoporosis are men. What causes it, and what can you do about it? Tiếng Việt >> Real men get osteoporosis, too. As many as 2 million American men already have osteoporosis, the bone thinning that makes bones brittle and porous and at likely to fracture. Twelve million men are […]