Archive for June, 2011

Take Control Naturally – Vitamin D

June 30, 2011 @ 6:00 pm
posted by Dr. Ginther

You want to take control of your own bone health destiny to avoid osteoporosis.¬† You want to do it “naturally” without modern pharmaceuticals.¬†¬†That takes dedication and persistence on your part.

We have already covered Calcium which is relatively easy.  Today we tackle Vitamin D which is really hard.

I Didn’t Fall! It was my Bifocals!

June 26, 2011 @ 6:00 pm
posted by Dr. Ginther

Aunt Henrietta had recovered from her fractured wrist. ¬†She was managing living alone in her own home again. ¬†The step from the enclosed porch to the house is only 2 inches, but you cannot see your feet through your bifocals and she didn’t!

“Anyone Would Have Broken Their Wrist Falling Like That!”

June 21, 2011 @ 6:00 am
posted by Dr. Ginther

My Aunt Henrietta broke her wrist when she was thrown to the ground by a “throw rug”. ¬†Like most people, her excuse was “I fell really hard. ¬†Anyone would have broken their wrist falling like that.”

It couldn’t be Osteoporosis! ¬†She had never had that before.

“The Bare Bones of Osteoporosis Care”

June 11, 2011 @ 2:00 pm
posted by Dr. Ginther

Yesterday I attended the Wisconsin Osteoporosis Symposium: “The Bare Bones of Osteoporosis Care”. ¬†This was an excellent overview of all aspects of diagnosis and treatment presented by by a dozen specialists in different fields which deal with osteoporosis. ¬†Hardly the bare bones, it was fully fleshed out. ¬†Evaluation and treatment of the whole person is the key to all medical issues. ¬†We learned to evaluate the whole person.