AM I AT RISK OF HAVING OSTEOPOROSIS?  


 

 

Osteoporosis affects both men and women.

Your chances of developing osteoporosis are greater if you are female and answer "yes" to any of the following questions:

 

 

 
   
 

Did you know...?

Taking thyroid medication or steroid-based drugs for asthma, arthritis or cancer can put you at a greater risk of Osteoporosis.

 
   
 

Do you have...?

A family history of osteoporosis
Chronic instestinal disorders
A sedentary lifestyle
A chronic illness

 
   
   

Are you...?

Light skinned
Thin or smal framed
Approaching or past menopause
Dairy intolerant or have low calcium intake
A cigarette smoker or drink alcohol in excess

 
 

Ask your Doctor if you are at risk.


 

 

For appointment, please call the following offices:

Pasadena Office - Phone (626) 795-5118
Arcadia Office - Phone (626) 445-4558