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The Link Between Osteoporosis/Osteopenia and Psoriatic Arthritis and How to Protect Your Bones

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Senior man in physical therapy.
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Comparing research.
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The Northwestern study: A cross-sectional analysis


Bones.
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Psoriatic arthritis and osteoporosis


Doctor showing a patient an x-ray.
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Psoriatic arthritis and osteopenia


Man with pelvic pain.
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Common bone damage for psoriatic arthritis


Injection drug.
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What’s causing the damage?


Doctor talking to a patient.
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Corticosteroids and the risk of osteoporosis/osteopenia


Weight-bearing exercises.
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Weight-bearing exercises – a preventative measure


Soy milk and soy beans.
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Vitamins and nutrients to protect your bones


Bone density scans.
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Bone density scans


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Casey Nilsson, an award-winning journalist and magazine editor based in Rhode Island, writes about autoimmune disease for HealthCentral. Casey is a 2018 Association of Health Care Journalists fellow, and her reporting on unfair labor conditions for people with disabilities was a finalist for the City and Regional Magazine Association Awards. Diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis in 2016, Casey enjoys digging into rheumatologic news, research and trends.