I was an orthopedic surgeon for 30 years before I started to treat osteoporosis. I started because most physicians in my area only treated DXA t-scores. I wanted to treat patients.
I have been a Certified Clinical Densitometrist for 4 years. Before that I read spine and hip x-rays for 30+ years as an orthopedic surgeon. Now I know that I was missing 15-20% of the patients with osteoporosis when I read DXA alone.
This week we participated in an all-day Wellness Conference and Health Fair. Many different types of practitioners were involved. Those individuals who attended were interested in taking a pro-active role in their personal health and wellness.
Calcium Supplements can be chewable chocolate and other flavors. You need to try these to see which brand tastes good to you. Some taste like a calcium tablet with some flavoring. Others can taste quite good. Pick whichever one makes you want to take your calcium every day!