Prolonged use of cortisone increases the risk of osteoporosis

Prevent during therapy Berlin (dpa / tmn) – Long-term treatment with cortisone preparations can cause osteoporosis. As a preventive measure, such a therapy should therefore be accompanied by a calcium-rich diet and vitamin D right from the start. This is the advice of the German Society for Rheumatology (DGRh). It is also advisable to check […]

Detect osteoporosis in good time

news by Ilse Romahn (19.10.2021) In osteoporosis, bone density decreases. According to the Osteoporosis Alliance, around 5.2 million women and 1.1 million men over the age of 50 are affected in Germany. However, many patients are unaware of their illness. For World Osteoporosis Day on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, the IPF is informing: Laboratory tests […]

World Osteoporosis Day 2021 / Osteoporosis? Get active for strong bones!

Berlin (ots) – In Germany, 5.2 million women and 1.1 million men over the age of 50 are affected by osteoporosis.[1] Despite this high number of sick people, according to a representative survey of 1,000 Germans, only a third are familiar with the disease.[2] Half-truths persist accordingly, such as that osteoporosis is an inevitable symptom […]

Men can also get these women’s problems

Breast cancer, osteoporosis and eating disorders: When it comes to these diseases, many initially think of affected women. But men can also get it. There is a whole range of ailments and diseases that are seen as typical women’s ailments. Since they are often not the focus of patients or doctors, they are often overlooked […]

All you need to know about osteoporosis.. Symptoms, causes and treatment?

Osteoporosis is one of the diseases that cause the sufferer to feel severe pain in the bones of the body, and it is easy for him to suffer from bone fractures.webmed“. What is osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease that causes the bones to weaken and the risk of unexpected fractures increases. It is a silent […]

Not just calcium.. 5 nutrients necessary for bone density

Taking care of your bone health is important to prevent the risk of osteoporosis, as strong bones help you stand in a correct position and protect your organs from any kind of injury, and calcium is one of the minerals that helps increase bone density and strength, since childhood. We are provided with calcium-rich foods […]

Hospitalized with COVID-19 revealed a total deficiency of one of the vitamins

Patients with COVID-19 who required hospitalization were found to be deficient in vitamin D. This became known during the National Congress of Endocrinologists, held in Moscow, Rossiyskaya Gazeta reports. Earlier, one of the Russian networks of medical laboratories published another study. Experts studied the results of more than a million tests for the level of […]

▷ New content on aktionsbündnis-osteoporose.de / nutrition and exercise at …

30.09.2021 – 15:42 Action alliance for osteoporosis Berlin (ots) In Germany, 6.3 million people suffer from osteoporosis. Only one in five of them is adequately treated.[1] A balanced diet and exercise are key factors in preventing osteoporosis or treating it successfully. This is why the Osteoporosis Alliance has now developed its website with numerous videos […]

The Truth About Vitamin D

What is vitamin D anyway? Vitamin D is actually not a vitamin at all, but a hormone that the body needs for vital processes. “About 85 to 90 percent of the body forms itself with the help of UV radiation,” explains Professor Dr. Helmut Schatz, emeritus director of the Bergmannsheil Medical University Clinic at the […]