bone loss after 50

NEWS FLASH: Risk of Breaking Bones After 50 Is Bigger Than We Thought

Posted on 04/25/2013 by |Best of Everything After 50 | Comments

Beauty & FashionThere’s a silent and stealthy disease you may not even know you have …until you fall. A new study, “The 2010 Burden of Osteoporosis and Low Bone Mass among Residents of the U.S. Age 50 and Older,” released by the National Osteoporosis Foundation during its annual Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis reveals that the prevalence of low bone density and the risk of breaking a bone are far greater among people over 50 than previously realized. The risk of breaking bones — a major …