What Is Osteoporosis?
Josh Duvauchelle
Josh Duvauchelle
September 14, 2018
What is osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a bone disorder where your bones slowly become thinner and thinner caused by lifestyle, medication, or genetics.

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Osteoporosis Treatment

Are These Osteoporosis Treatment Options Right for You?

Once you’ve lost bone density, you can’t regain it. However, osteoporosis treatment includes lifestyle changes and medications to help slow its progress.
257 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer and Josh Duvauchelle on July 9, 2018
Osteoporosis Pain

Does Osteoporosis Cause Pain? 

Osteoporosis can and does cause pain, and it can be difficult to treat that pain. However, it is possible to prevent osteoporosis pain from happening.
501 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on February 26, 2018
Osteoporosis Lifestyle

Staying on Track: Managing Your Lifestyle With Osteoporosis

Managing your osteoporosis can sometimes feel like a full-time job. However, there are many tools and resources to help manage your osteoporosis lifestyle.
330 found this helpful by Sally Phillips on January 8, 2018
Natural Treatment for Osteoporosis

Using a Natural Approach for Easing Osteoporosis Symptoms

Once you find out you have osteoporosis, you begin a lifelong maintenance routine. Find out what options you have for natural treatment for osteoporosis.
360 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on December 11, 2017
Osteoporosis and Antioxidants

Can Antioxidants Help Fight Osteoporosis?

Studies reveal that antioxidant-rich diet can potentially aid the body in its fight against bone destruction. Read here about osteoporosis and antioxidants.
90 found this helpful by Sally Phillips on September 29, 2017
Forteo for Osteoporosis

What You Need to Know About Forteo Injections for Osteoporosis

Forteo is an artificial version of parathyroid hormone, a hormone that works to regulate calcium metabolism. Can Forteo alleviate your osteoporosis pain?
121 found this helpful by Lana Barhum on May 18, 2017
Herbs for Osteoporosis

Herbs for Osteoporosis

You can improve your bone health with these herbs for osteoporosis. Check with your doctor before using them as some can interact with prescription drugs.
362 found this helpful by Patricia Bratianu on March 4, 2015
Acupuncture for Osteoporosis

Acupuncture for Osteoporosis

A significant number of research studies conducted in the last four decades support the benefits of acupuncture for osteoporosis.
314 found this helpful by Brenda Vanta on February 26, 2015
Vitamin D & Osteoporosis

The Connection Between Vitamin D and Osteoporosis

There is a strong correlation between vitamin D and osteoporosis when it comes to preventing falls or fractures.
184 found this helpful by Yvonne Banks on February 3, 2015
Water Therapy

Water Therapy

y learning more about water therapy for osteoporosis, you can determine if this form of treatment is right for your needs.
315 found this helpful by Amy Manley on January 28, 2015