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Men Get Osteoporosis, Too

Women are not the only ones who need to be concerned about the progressive bone loss and increased fracture risk that result from osteoporosis. Up to one in four men older than 50 will break a bone because of osteoporosis. Despite this risk, older men are less likely than women to receive osteoporosis screening […]

Osteoporosis Awareness Lacking

A fracture in a person over the age of 50 can be a sign of osteoporosis, yet some patient populations have little knowledge of the disease. According to a recent study in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, male and non-English speaking patients tend to have the least knowledge of osteoporosis, putting them at high risk for a subsequent fracture, according to an April 21, 2011 press release by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. […]