Tag Archives: bone health

Dr Max Tuck, author of Love Your Bones

Dr Max Tuck, author of Love Your Bones

Osteoporosis is often referred to as ‘the silent killer’ because it can be present for many years, often undetected, until a bone suddenly breaks; usually, in women, the hip. Once considered to be a d ...
The fear of falling

The fear of falling

Falls are the leading cause of fatal injuries among older people but, even though the weather continues to be wet and icy, experts from the University of Manchester are showing that falls can be avoid ...
A happy life is better for your bones

A happy life is better for your bones

How satisfied you are with your life can affect your bone density a new study in Finland has revealed. Women aged 60-70 who are satisfied with their lives have a higher bone density and they suffer fr ...