Senior health care: osteoporosis

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What IS osteoporosis?

Senior health care: osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a major health problem; a disease of progressive bone loss associated with an increased risk of fractures. It can be caused by aging, heredity, nutrition and lifestyle, and medications and other illness. But there is 'help' available talk to your senior health care physician or senior home care specialist to learn more.

   

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