DEXA Scans for Osteoporosis: Pacific Health Radiology

Osteoporosis is a silent and common disease. It occurs when the bone is being resorbed too quickly or not repairing/replacing enough new bone.     Bone loss can occur slowly over a number of years and it is often not found until you suffer a fracture from a minor fall. DEXA or bone density scans […]

Better to treat osteoporosis than ignore it: Oxford Women’s Health

With safe and effective treatments now available for osteoporosis, people with the condition should make sure it is treated so that they can stay strong and well, according to Oxford Women’s Health Endocrinologist Anna Fenton.     “Often people try and turn a blind eye to it, even when they know they have reduced bone […]