Osteoporosis in Women: What you need to know!

Osteoporosis in Women: What you need to know!

What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a bone-related condition that results in weakened and brittle bones. The term osteoporosis means “porous bones”. This condition weakens the bones to the point where even a minor bump or fall can result in a bone fracture....
Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

Overview: Osteoporosis is a bone-related disease that causes our bodies to lose bone material. As a result of weak and brittle bones the chances of fracture, increase. Term osteoporosis means porous or spongy bones. Therefore, osteoporotic bones have less mass and...
Vitamin D Deficiency and Osteoporosis

Vitamin D Deficiency and Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis: Osteoporosis is a bone disease which causes our body to lose bone material, making then weak and brittle. People with osteoporosis have lesser bone mass. Therefore, due to weakened bones, even a minor fall can result in a fracture. In osteoporosis, new...
Hypercalcemia & Osteoporosis: Signs and Symptoms

Hypercalcemia & Osteoporosis: Signs and Symptoms

Hypercalcemia: High calcium levels otherwise known as hypercalcemia, is a condition in which the calcium level increases in your blood. There are many causes of hypercalcemia. Too much supplements intake of calcium or vitamin D can also result in high calcium levels....