Osteoporosis Is More Than Just a Number
By Risa Kagan, MD, FACOG, CCD, NCMP (Member, Medical and Scientific Advisory Board)
I have been working in the bone world for many years. I know it’s challenging for consumers to keep up with the emerging science and research, so here is a look at where we came from and where we are now.
Advances in medicine over the past several decades have helped us live longer, and because many women previously didn’t live long past menopause, we didn’t know the impact of the loss of estrogen on bone mass.