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Key words: osteoporosis, exercises, prevention and treatment, bone mass density
org telling us why you think you qualify for a free bone mass density test (BMD), a free three month supply of a new osteo health supplement and a follow-up test.
They found that women who exercised about three hours a week had relatively stable bone mass density measurements.
Women should understand that bone loss accelerates during the perimenopausal period, and OC use can increase peak bone mass density during the reproductive years, Dr Rosenfeld said.
An alternative to BUA is to measure the speed of sound in a bone, usually the patella, with the speed being proportional to the square root of the bone mass density.