World Osteoporosis Day

World Osteoporosis Day

Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by weakened bones. The condition deteriorates bone mass and reduces strength. People with osteoporosis are more susceptible to bone fractures. Most commonly, fractures are of the hip, wrist, and spine. A majority of the time, osteoporosis isn’t diagnosed until an unexpected bone fracture happens. Once a fracture happens, the person…