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OSTEOPOROSIS THE SILENT DISEASE.  ARE YOU AT RISK?

Osteoporosis is a condition which weakens bones making them fragile andbone more likely to break.

Osteoporosis affects: 1 in 2 women

1 in 5 men

 

There are usually no warnings you have developed osteoporosis and it is often diagnosed only when a bone is fractured after even a minor fall.  Early diagnosis can help prevent fractures and bone loss.

Risk Factors:

Over 50

Sedentary lifestyle

Smoker or ex-smoker

Taken steroids

Early menopause or hysterectomy

Immobility

Eating disorders

Chemotherapy

Loss of height or weight

Alcohol

Gastric surgery

Crohn’s disease and Coeliac dairy intolerance

Cost:

Appointments available on Thursdays

Appointments last 45 minutes and reports are available immediately.

£50.00

 

Contact Details:

The Bury Natural Health Centre: 01284 760020

or for further information E-mail: info@bonecheck.co.uk

or visit Website:  www.bonecheck.co.uk