This disease causes the bones in our body to become fragile and more prone to breaking and fracturing even with mild stress like coughing or bending over. Anyone can develop osteoporosis, but it is more common in women.
Known as the silent disease, often you don't know you have it until you fracture or break a bone. Most commonly pain and loss in height are noticed with osteoporosis.
Most common symptoms noticed are:
- Loss in Height
How we Treat Osteoperosis
Prevention and treatment of Osteoporosis include:
- Medication or cessation of certain meds
- Smoking cessation
- Taking calcium and vitamin D
- Exercise and medications