| Posted On May 23, 2011 | By:

Osteoporosis: What you need to know to protect your bones

There was a time when osteoporosis was viewed as a normal consequence of aging – not much was in our control and this “silent” disease would go undetected until a painful bone fracture or break occurred.

Decades of research have taught us much about this disease. And while osteoporosis prevention should begin in childhood, there are steps you can take – at any age – to ensure your bones last a lifetime.

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| Posted On May 04, 2011 | By:

All the Facts about Arthritis

Arthritis. We hear the word and typically think of elderly people who are experiencing aches and pains in their joints.  The truth is that this is only a small part of the story. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), arthritis affects 52.5 million adults, more than 1 in 5. It is a leading cause of disability in the United States and one of the most common chronic conditions in the nation.

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