Breastfeeding & Osteoporosis?

Answer Osteoporosis has been called an "old woman's disease" because it afflicts some many women in their 60s and 70s. But osteoporosis is actually a pediatric condition with a geriatric outcome because b... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Breastfeeding & Osteoporosis

OKay.. to end this breastfeeding/ formula feeding debate... question for breastfeeding moms (KINDA LONG SORRY)?

I'm breastfeeding my son and I'm very proud of myself for doing it because it was hard at first. It was painful as heck and it's been hard getting the hang of it.That said- NOTHING AT ALL upsets m... Read More »

Can anyone explain why breastfeeding is ok, but extended breastfeeding isn't?

I'm still hoping that someone who actually believes all this will chime in, but reasons I've seen/heard over the years include:1. "It's ok when they're tiny, but once the 'know what they are doing'... Read More »

What is osteoporosis and what is the remedy for it?

osteoporosis is medical condition which describes above normal bone density loss, bone becomes more and more porous, it is losing it's weight. condition is mostly related to lifestyle, then medicat... Read More »

How common is osteoporosis?

According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, about 10 million people in the United States suffer from osteoporosis. Another 34 million Americans are at risk for developing the condition becau... Read More »