Looking for information about menopause or perimenopause? Worried about sudden hot flashes, night sweats, amenorrhea or other menopause symptoms? Menopause brings its share of questions about intimacy and our health.
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Osteoporosis: What is it?
Women who are past menopause are indeed more likely to suffer from osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is the loss of bone mass. Women who suffer from it are more likely to break wrists, hips and the spine. Smoking, alcohol intake, insufficient exercise, insufficient calcium and vitamin D in the diet are all risk factors for bone density loss in women.