As we age, we come to understand more than ever the value of looking after our health. We recognize that a healthy body and mind can often lead to a better overall lifestyle and wellbeing. What’s not often discussed, however, is how our bone density diminishes over time— a critical factor that determines our overall health and wellness.
This month, we are recognizing World Osteoporosis Day. We want to raise the awareness of osteoporosis, a disease that impacts the lives of 14 million Americans and Canadians, with additionally 44 million Americans at increased risk of developing this “silent disease” over time. Continue reading to learn more about osteoporosis.