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Post-menopausal osteoporosis is caused by a decrease of estrogen concentration after the menopause, leading to a decrease in bone strength. Once this decrease becomes too significant, the bones become abnormally brittle: this is osteoporosis. Osteoporosis can lead to an increased risk of fractures, especially in the wrist, spinal column or the hip.1
Various factors can increase this risk.
- Are you menopausal?
- If so, you may have post-menopausal osteoporosis.
increased risk for osteoporosis,
you can answer the simple questions
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and provide it to your doctor.