Osteoporosis – the Silent Disease
Did you know that one in three women and one in
eight men will fracture a bone due to osteoporosis
during their lifetime?
In this issue we
look at what osteoporosis is, how it is diagnosed
and how to prevent osteoporosis.
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like to thank the WHPG for the information supplied.
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