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NON PHARM WAY TO STRENGTHEN BONE
I just watched a great video called the end of osteoporosis. The Doctor was giving a lecture on what...More
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Reply: Diagnosed with Osteoporosis
I was diagnosed with osteoporosis at the age of 44. I didn't have any risks, no health problems,no menopause or...More
Posted by jdg85
Pre-Menopausal and Osteoporosis - Physician Commen...
Hello there (also hoping that a physician might comment on this): I am 43 yoa, and was just diagnosed with...More
Posted by kobirot
ache in knee joint
whenever I walk up and down stairs my knees hurt even thou I am walking alot?
Posted by An_260179
Reply: Newly diagnosed
You're the best! How true, my first DXA is my baseline & what happens from here forward will tell the...More
Posted by terryannh
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PCP
Who do you recommend for a PCP in Bartlesville?
Posted by vad0r
new hip
What is the very newest replacement hip on the market now?
Posted by An_260089
Reply: bump on bones?
It could be a bone spur or an arthritis bump. Next time you see your doctor, ask him to check it out.
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: osteoporosis
No. Osteoporosis doesn't cause pain unless you fracture. Sounds more like arthritis or bursitis.
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: ulna and radius fused together
I have the same issue and was considering surgery. How are you now? Where was your surgery done? I want to...More
Posted by agelsfy3
Reply: Prolia vs Reclast
I did hormones for about two maybe three years. Bio mom then diagnosed with breast cancer so doc took me off...More
Posted by beachts
Noisey Knees
My knees pop and make a lot of noise when I bend them. Is this normal?
Posted by An_260006
Reply: Dont know what to do.
Thanks for your responce. I just felt so over whelmed. Going to see my doctor in a couple of weeks. Wants me...More
Posted by monall123
Reply: Reclast vs. Prolia
Mush??? How old are you? Have you had a fracture? Height? Weight? Other than the synthroid, are you on any...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: Any good home remedies for Bursitis?
Only thing that helped with my hip bursitis was a steroid injection and physical therapy. Turns out my pelvis...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: knee replacement
How are you doing now?
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: Bone density loss of 1.2 % in a year
Men with particular risk factors are recommended for DXA earlier than age 70. A DXA is recommended for all men...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: Dr. wants me to have reclast-NOW. I have alot of m...
Do the Reclast. You have waaay too many risks going on. Do you know half of the people who have an...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reclast
I took oral meds (fosomax) for about 4 years. It became known as my 'Saturday pill' as I had to take it on...More
Posted by Dewey3135
Reply: Osteoporosis at 55 plus excess calcium in urine
Your body can only absorb 500-600 mg of calcium at a time. Anything more than that would be excreted in the...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: what to do?
What are your T-scores? Have you fractured before? Do you have a parent who had a hip fracture? The fall you...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: How can osteoporosis happen so quickly?
Age is not the only determining factor in getting a DXA. We often do women your age and younger, if...1) they...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: osteo
You have osteoporosis. The diagnosis is made by the lowest score. So sorry about your pain; however, it...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: FORTEO
Just wanted to check in and see how you are doing. Did you see a doctor for the shooting pains? I hope all...More
Posted by atti_editor
Reply: Osteoporosis keeps getting worst!
Sounds like a good plan. Yes to educating your girls. We have to start them young now in building up bone...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: Osteoporosis: Male in his 40's.
Yes, to a lot of your questions. There can be a HUGE difference in T-scores when changing machines. This is...More
Posted by bonebabe
Reply: new doc - bone loss - want to stay on Evista??
Thanks for trying bonebabe - However, I am a doctors worst nightmare. Besides all my drug allergies I was one of...More
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Reply: Newly Diagnosed
Thanks for the information. After being on Foxamax for two years after a bone scan and diagnosis of...More
Posted by rebekkah99
Reply: 18 years old and afraid of osteoporosis
Thank you for the reply. I have been quite worried, and have been trying to gain back my weight. My blood...More
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