4 Actions to Take After a Hip Fracture

4 Actions to Take After a Hip Fracture

  We are firm proponents of the belief that it’s never too early (or too late) to protect your bones from an osteoporosis-related fracture. For those who are unfamiliar with the statistics surrounding this silent disease, approximately 80 percent of Americans with osteoporosis are women – a stat that it is expected to increase to […]

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2 Reasons Men Should Not Overlook Bone Health

Some men think they are invincible, and these individuals will often assume that their bodies can withstand a great deal of pain, or that they will easily bounce back after an injury or illness. While studies show that men are half as likely as women to go to the doctor, men should not forget that […]

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Your Job May Be Giving You Osteoporosis (And You Don’t Even Know It)

Approximately 124 million Americans are full-time employees, and with professions ranging from emergency room doctors and pediatric nurses to savvy CEOs and dedicated landscapers, every job will undoubtedly have different physical demands. While some professions might not include physical exertion as a part of the job requirement, they may require you to sit for an […]

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3 Osteoporosis Myths That You Shouldn’t Overlook

Some people don’t consider osteoporosis to be a serious condition, but this silent disease affects 54 million Americans. According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, osteoporosis is often called a silent disease because it can occur without any apparent symptoms. Not only is breaking a bone a serious complication of osteoporosis (especially with older patients), osteoporosis […]

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Women’s Health & The Importance of Bone Density Tests

It’s a well-known fact that as you age, the more mindful you should be of your health and regular doctor visits. There are a variety of health challenges that could potentially arise with age, especially for women. With that said, Americans today can expect to live longer than ever before. Once you make it to […]

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