Osteoporosis

The Fragile Truth about Fragility Fractures You may not have heard of fragility fractures, but there’s a chance you’ve heard of osteoporosis – a condition that causes your bones to be more brittle. The two actually go hand in hand, as fragility fractures are a common consequence of osteoporosis, and can have serious...

Getting diagnosed with osteoporosis isn’t like getting the flu. You can’t just curl up with a blanket and some chicken soup, take a few days off work and let the virus run its course. Osteoporosis is a disease that stays with you for the rest of your life. If you have osteoporosis, it’s normal to want to put the problem...

It’s scary but true: as you age, your body might turn against you. Everyday activities such as bringing in the groceries or a simple trip and fall can pose threats in the form of fracturing a wrist or ankle. No matter how minor the injury seems, gone are the days where you could just brush yourself off and resume your...