Hello, lovely readers! On today’s Menopause Mondays® blog, we dive into some exhilarating news from the world of bone health. Just a few days ago, a spotlight was thrown on some incredible breakthroughs in the technology used to assess bone fragility, especially for postmenopausal women, at the 2023 Annual Meeting of The Menopause Society. For […]
Menopause affects bone health, raising the risk of osteoporosis and fractures. Don’t let bone loss sneak up on you!
October 20th is World Osteoporosis Day. What is osteoporosis- let’s break this down! (wink wink) Osteoporosis (porous bones) is a progressive condition where your bones become weak and more likely to break or fracture. Sadly, there are often no warning signs to help early detection of low bone density. Menopause is the most common cause
World Menopause Day is held every year on October 18th. Each year there is a new theme for World Menopause Day. This year the theme is bone health.
Osteoporosis is a common disorder among post-menopausal women. Studies show that one in two women ages 50 and older will break a bone due to osteoporosis. So, what is Osteoporosis? According to the (NOF) National Osteoporosis Foundation, osteoporosis is a bone disease that causes the body to lose too much bone, make too little bone, or