Subscribe to Onlymyhealth Newsletter

Osteoporosis: Your bones, use it or lose it

Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / 2019-01-04T00:00:00+5:30

Osteoporosis is a common condition affecting millions of people around the world. It weakens the bones making them more prone to fractures. People with osteoporosis can break their bones while just performing a casual task that they had no problem doing when they were younger. It is usually referred to as a silent disease since it doesn't show any significant sign or symptom.


Osteoporosis can occur in people of any age. People with osteoporosis are at a high risk of fractures or bone breaks, while doing routine activities such as standing or walking.


In this video Puja Sethi, Editor Onlymyhealh.com talks to Dr Dhananjay Gupta, Director Orthopedics at Fortis Hospital about preventing and managing Osteoporosis.

All possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; however Onlymyhealth.com does not take any liability for the same. Using any information provided by the website is solely at the viewers’ discretion. In case of any medical exigencies/ persistent health issues, we advise you to seek a qualified medical practitioner before putting to use any advice/tips given by our team or any third party in form of answers/comments on the above mentioned website.

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK