Conditions other than osteoporosis can also cause low bone density levels and may also cause fractures.
Depression, as well as cardiovascular disease, must be regarded as a risk factor for osteoporosis .
This includes pregnant women and people with osteoarthritis of the neck or osteoporosis of the spine.
I am a full time wheelchair user with spina bifida and also have emphysema and osteoporosis .
Use for more than three months results in appreciable bone loss, which may increase the risk of subsequent osteoporosis .
This article was insulting to all men and women who have excruciating pain and severe loss of quality of life from osteoporosis .
To prevent osteoporosis and heart disease, 15 to 20 years of treatment may be needed.
We get through our cancer and heart disease only to face arthritis, dementia, and osteoporosis .
For example, the bone loss that causes osteoporosis in susceptible individuals is seen to some degree in all older people.
Health workers will also be on hand to answer questions about osteoporosis , diabetes, diet and how to give up smoking.