One of the things we are told by our doctors when first diagnosed with osteopenia or osteoporosis is to NOT fall. Well, that’s easier said than done since many fractures occur without a major injury. If you’ve had a fragility... Read more
Fragility fractures occur from very minimal trauma or a fall from a standing height that results in a broken bone. Since fractures can occur easily, it’s important to take as many precautions as you can to avoid tripping on the things around our... Read more
This is Part 2 with the Parathyroid Peeps, on primary hyperparathyroidism (pHPT), and its effect on bone loss. See what you missed in Part 1 on the what, why, causes and bone loss related to pHPT!
We once again... Read more
Help me welcome Barbara Creamer, Joyce Arnon and Sophie Freedman, also known as, the Parathyroid Peeps. Primary hyperparathyroidism is a secondary cause for bone loss, so the ladies are helping to raise awareness and understanding of this little-known disorder.
Bio of Parathyroid Peeps: We are