Are you at risk for fractures?
You could be and not know it ―
you cannot feel your bones
Ask yourself the
Are you 65 or older?
Are you sedentary?
If you have answered “yes” to any of the questions,
talk to your doctor about a possible risk for osteoporosis.
A closer look
national institute of arthritis & musculoskeletal & skin diseases
As bone weakness progresses, the bones in the spine collapse which can result in pain, reduced height and kyphosis, a severe curvature of the upper spine. Extreme cases of kyphosis can impede breathing.