“Stop of osteoporosis”
Osteoporosis – a bone tissue chronic disease, where decreased bone strength and increases the risk of a broken bone. Decrease of bone density is not accompanied by pain. The main danger of osteoporosis – bone fracture! Bone fractures occur with minimal trauma. In 98% of cases the osteoporosis diagnosis is established after a fracture. Osteoporosis damages every third women and every eight men over 50 years. In Europe every 30 seconds – 1 case of osteoporotic fracture.
Early diagnosis of osteoporosis: bone mineral density measure – X-ray densitometry. This is a simple painless examination takes a few minutes.