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Three reasons why women are more prone to bone loss!

22 October, 2014

ISLAMABAD: Osteoporosis is a bone condition where parts of the bone become weak increasing the risk of fractures. It is reported that about 2 million fractures occur each year due to osteoporosis.

Although bone disease can affect both the sexes, women are at greater risk, particularly those over the age of 50. However doctors have warned that men are as likely to be affected by the disease as women. This is probably because less attention is paid to bone health in me ... read more


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