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  • 2 months ago

    Diagnosed with Osteoporosis at 40, now 46. Scared of treatment.

    Hi. I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis (DEXA) at 40. I'm now 46 and did not follow any treatment. Always scared of side-effects of medications and stuff I read on the Internet. Results were: Region, DMO (g/cm2), Adult-Young %, Adult-Young Z-Score L1-L4, 0.817, 67, -3.4 Left Femur, 0.686, 62, -2.9 Left Forearm, 0.868, 87, -1.3 That was 6 years ago. I have not repeated the DEXA exam. During the last 6 years, I started to take Vitamin D supplements, since blood tests showed that I had vitamin D deficiency....
  • 2 months ago

    grateful

    God is be really good to me in my life, before people said there is no cure for Herpes, but today many people have now believe that there is a cure FOR HERPES can be cured through Africans root and herbs, our great doctors have finally found the cure of Herpes, many have get cured with the help of a great spell caster known as Dr.usman he's the one of the great spell herbal doctor in Africa and he has the cure on this disease H.P.V/TYPE 4 TYPE 1 TYPE 8 AND TYPE 10. TYPE 913, human papilomavirus....
  • over 1 year ago

    Orthopeadic question

    My question is my grandfather has tripped and suffered a fracture in the pelvis which is he's suffering cause its too painful and his toe is already numb and squishy can feel them but he can feel the other parts except his toe which is already swollen
  • over 1 year ago

    Have or have I've not got osteopenia/Osteoporosis?

    Hi, I don't know what's going on? Over a yr ago I went for a bone density test (according to the lady whom did the test said that although it's not 100% but it looks normal). But I because I cannot lay flat the test was done on my wrist. I heard nothing until a year later, I received a later from the doctors stating the I've got the above, I was totally confused and went to se my GP. My GP had not seen this result (it must of been filed away), but because of my back pain was getting....
  • over 1 year ago

    What You Should Know About Osteoporosis

    May Is Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month. More than 10 million Americans have osteoporosis, and about half of women 50 and older will have an osteoporosis-related fracture in their lifetime. So, what exactly is osteoporosis? Are there any steps you can take to prevent it? What can you do to boost bone health if you’ve been diagnosed with osteoporosis? Find out the answers to these questions and more, here: http://wb.md/2oQdxKM
  • over 1 year ago

    What Foods Should You Eat for Healthy Bones?

    Nothing beats calcium for your bones, but did you know that you can find it in much more than milk? Take a look at this slideshow to learn all of the best places to get your recommended amount of calcium, and which other nutrients and foods can help keep your bones healthy: http://wb.md/2qMNJnv
  • over 2 years ago

    Osteo blues

    I've had 4 fractures in this past year and I'm really down over it. What are some ways I can improve my mineral bone density? This can't keep happening or else I'll be permanently disabled and I'll lose any and all independence I have.
  • over 2 years ago

    11 Unexpected Foods That Are Good for Your Bones

    Find out which foods can keep your bones healthy by helping to prevent bone loss, ward off bone disease, and improve bone density: http://wb.md/2dQ2xKy How many of these foods are a part of your regular diet? Sign in (or sign up to become a WebMD member -- see link in the upper right corner of this page) and share your thoughts.
  • over 2 years ago

    Where do I start?

    Whether you’ve just been diagnosed, or you’re an osteoporosis veteran, this message board has articles, videos, tips, and best of all support to share with you. The Osteoporosis Health Center is a great place to start your hunt for information ( http://wb.md/29r1or6 ) . - Looking for foods that can help strengthen your bones? This slideshow has some contenders: http://www.webmd.com/osteoporosis/ss/slideshow-superfoods-for-your-bones - More interested in exercises to boost bone health? We have you....
  • over 2 years ago

    Welcome to the Osteoporosis Message Board

    We are so excited to finally be able to share our new boards with you! Just a few housekeeping things to go over before you get started: - Bookmark this page so you can easily find us any time - Make sure you check back frequently as conversations are always being added and expanded - Head on over to your Message Board profile (just click on your account avatar in the top right corner of the page) to update your personal story and add a photo - Don’t see what you’re looking for? Look through the....