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Reply: Osteoporosis: Male in his 40's.
Yes, to a lot of your questions. There can be a HUGE difference in T-scores when...More
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Reply: Osteoporosis keeps getting worst!
Wow. Where to start... I guess calcium. You say your calcium levels are fine. I'm...More
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Reply: Osteoporosis keeps getting worst!
It may very well be that you never built your bone mass up to its full potential. Once you...More
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Reply: new doc - bone loss - want to stay on Evista??
Ask your doctor about Forteo. Your scores are very low. You're right - being stable is...More
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Reply: Prolia
Call the drug manufacturer. A lot of times they have programs to help pay for it. Because...More
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Reply: 18 years old and afraid of osteoporosis
We don't do bone density testing on 18 year olds unless they have other illnesses that...More
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Reply: Newly Diagnosed
So sorry to hear about that. Yes, having a hip fracture will give you an automatic...More
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Reply: new doc - bone loss - want to stay on Evista??
No, I'm sorry I can't decipher your BMD. That is entirely subjective, depending on the...More
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Reply: new doc - bone loss - want to stay on Evista??
A couple of things come to mind. First - you shouldn't be getting a DXA every year. Bone...More
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Reply: what else can i do to help osterporosis?
Make sure you're taking your calcium several hours apart. The body can only absorb about...More
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For more information, visit the National Osteoporosis Foundation website