Archive for May, 2013

Don’t let Osteoporosis affect your quality of life

Osteoporosis is a bone disease that is characterized by the progressive loss of bone density. Bone is made of a dense matrix of collagen, minerals, and calcium and bone tissue is a living, changing structure that adapts to our environment. It is capable of handling great stressors. In fact, the femur (thigh bone) is the longest and strongest bone in the body which can withstand 10-15 times your body weight without breaking!

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