health diaries


A list of the articles on this blog about Osteoporosis.

DEXA T-Scores After Strontium Citrate
Thought I would post the results of my latest DEXA bone density scan. Good and bad news. Here are my T-scores for 4 different scans over the last 5 years...... Spine: -2.7 (2001) -3.1 (2002) -3.1 with Advacal (2004) -2.8...

Fosamax Lawsuits
This news story is very distressing. There are lawsuits by women claiming Fosamax causes osteonecrosis of the jawbone. "The osteoporosis drug Fosamax is under fire, with reports linking its long term use to a condition causing patients' jawbones to rot...