World Osteoporosis Day is October 20th!
WOD is dedicated to raising awareness of the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease.
Osteoporosis is a disease where decreased bone strength increases the risk of a broken bone.
When having osteoporosis you are at greater risk of breaking about any bone in your body. In fact, the first sign of osteoporosis for many people is a broken bone.
By using hands-on approach for treatment, chiropractors can help prevent osteoporosis from getting worse as well as treat an osteoporosis-related injury.
Your long term bone and muscle health starts now! Take early action by following these tips:
A bone healthy diet
Consulting a doctor about osteoporosis
Sources: Wikipedia. http:// bjdonline.org. Freed Chiropractic Clinic, Ally Wilson. September 26, 2016,