Any woman over forty years old knows that the menopause is coming sometime in the near future.There has been a lot of publicity about HRT and how, through taking this hormonal replacement, all your wo...
Our skeletal system consists of bones of a variety of different shapes and sizes. It serves many different functions including providing a framework for the body in which to support the tissues and pr...
Health Warning: Belief happens when someone makes you believe something. But What if they were wrong? And even worse, what if they know they were wrong? "When health is absent, wisdom can...
Perimenopause. Menopause. Premenstrual syndrome. Estrogen dominance. Osteoporosis.When watching the media these days, there is a good chance you are going to encounter a discussion about one or mor...
With glucosamine, shellfish resources are not so selfish at all. The very unselfish purpose of glucosamine is to help treat orthoarthritis and function like a special painkiller. A derivative from she...
Osteoporosis is a progressive disease that weakens bones, enhancing the danger of sudden and unexpected fractures. Literally, Osteoporosis means 'porous bones'. The pores develop in bones after an ext...
The tendency to develop osteoporosis depends on a number of factors, important ones of which are listed below:Age: The chances of getting osteoporosis increase in women after the age 45-50, while in m...
Vitamin D. As children, we were told to drink milk because it provided Vitamin D and calcium, a substance that could help to keep our bones strong. Increasingly, however, evidence is being gathered th...
Osteoporosis currently affects an estimated 10 million Americans over the age of 50 years old. Other reports say as many as 28 million people have the disease. Moreover, an additional 33 million peo...
One of the conditions a woman must be concerned about is osteoporosis. This may usually occur right after menopause. However, there are steps you can take to alleviate it.Osteoporosis is simply bone l...