Archive for June, 2011
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.
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!
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.
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.