Tag: fragile bones

7 Ways To Prevent Osteoporosis As We Age

7 Ways To Prevent Osteoporosis As We Age

[ 0 ] 2012-08-04 | |

If all the health information that we learned came from commercials, we would quickly come to the conclusion that getting sufficient calcium and vitamin D is all that we need to prevent brittle bones as we age. While both calcium and vitamin D are often helpful, preventing the brittle bone disease Osteoporosis is not simply […]

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Osteoporosis, A Broken Hip And Aging The Hard Way

Osteoporosis, A Broken Hip And Aging The Hard Way

[ 1 ] 2010-06-15 | |

Though there are many idealistic visions of living to a “Ripe Old Age”, reality has a tendency to mess up many plans. Conditions such as cancer and Alzheimers might immediately come to mind, but broken hip, not so much.

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