The Importance of Routine Osteoporosis Screening in Men

The Importance of Routine Osteoporosis Screening in Men

by Shearly (SU)
Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to become more porous and sponge-like. Known as a “silent” disorder, it does not usually show symptoms until a fracture occurs. When there is a break, the fractures are more likely to occur in the spine, wrist and hips and can be debilitating.