Osteoporosis is a gradual process during which bones lose density and become more brittle over the course of many years. In later stages, Osteoporosis can be a very painful condition and can lead to broken bones from even minor injuries. Both men and women can develop this bone disease, but osteoporosis is more common in post-menopausal women. Calcium and Vitamin D deficiencies can lead to this condition.
Osteoporosis is most frequently associated with the following conditions by our members