Osteoporosis: 10 Questions to Ask

  1. How do I know if I'm getting enough calcium and vitamin D?
  2. Should I see a nutritionist to get advice for how to improve my diet?
  3. How do I know if I'm getting enough physical activity?
  4. Should I see a physical therapist or trainer to learn new exercises?
  5. Could any of the medications I take be causing bone loss?
  6. Do I need a bone mineral density test?
  7. What do my bone mineral density test scores tell us about my bone health?
  8. Do I need to take medication to treat my osteoporosis?
  9. Can you offer me any advice on how I can prevent falls and broken bones?
  10. What else can I do to protect my bones?