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Osteoporosis And Teeth.

Osteoporosis And Teeth.

What does it do to your teeh? perodontal problems they say I have. Is it right to work on it?

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

So you are not taking any osteoporosis drugs now? I had compression fractures in my spine in my 40's. Took Forteo in shots for 2yrs. Broke my hip 3yrs ago falling off a curb! Got a new one. My… read more

posted about 6 hours ago

Risedronate

Risedronate

Does anyone take Risedtonate once a week for osteoporosis?, i take this every Thursday and i dread it. I also have GERD and this upsets my stomach badly. It may have different name in other countries.

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Hi again Lynley, I thought about not having any meds but thought I was too far gone to reverse it seeing as I already had 4 compression fractures. Also i looked at my sister who has been on same meds… read more

posted 2 days ago

Minus 4.6 Osteoporosis. Can Anything Hlp Me ?

Minus 4.6 Osteoporosis. Can Anything Hlp Me ?

I'm 75 years old. My weight is 109. My untreated osteoporosis is monumental. Any suggestions or is 2 late?. Thank you ❤️ so much for any response

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

I notice a lot of you lovely ladies have far more serious conditions with osteoporosis and bone health than I do and I was researching compression fractures as some of you say you have that and of… read more

posted about 11 hours ago

Minus 4.6 Osteoporosis. Can Anything Hlp Me ?

Minus 4.6 Osteoporosis. Can Anything Hlp Me ?

I'm 75 years old. My weight is 109. My untreated osteoporosis is monumental. Any suggestions or is 2 late?. Thank you ❤️ so much for any response

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

If you have fractures, you can get a procedure called kyoplasty.You can google it. What are all your problems with Osteoorosis? Never give up.

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posted 5 days ago

Does Anyone Know What Their Bone Density Is Of Their Spine?

Does Anyone Know What Their Bone Density Is Of Their Spine?

My doctor says I have severe osteoporosis but I'm wondering how severe? My spine T-score is -2.9.

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

My doctor said I should keep walking every day as my problem area is in the lumbar region of my back. My ribs on my right side directly under my breast are soft and they bruise quite easily. That pain… read more

posted about 7 hours ago

About Osteo/arthritis

About Osteo/arthritis

I have this, and since pandemic has got so much worse, trying to get injection to help the pain in my groin, on painkillers, but they make you sleepy and constipated, doctors don't seem to want to help really anymore
I don't know I live alone so have to be
active to do things for myself, had a mri scan had xray had another xray now waiting again for another mri scan, doctor blaming my weight, because I didn't go out as clinicly venerable so put weight, so I'm the one ine the wrong, don't make… read more

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Yes, but cannot go yo them, no more through covid they send you excersises through post and that's it, don't really help much, cannot see a doctor face to face have always book appt, since the virus… read more

posted 5 days ago

Fosamax And Teeth Problems

Fosamax And Teeth Problems

Does anyone know anything about teeth or gums problems from Fosamax? Dentist says there is a correlation!

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

JDhook76, so if you are not taking Fosamax what do you take
Pamhundley, I guess it is no more hard stuff to bite into for me! Good to know. I didn't know teeth-bone problems were so pervasive. Yuck!!… read more

posted about 6 hours ago

What Do Others Do When They Want To Iron Clothes?

What Do Others Do When They Want To Iron Clothes?

I find my back really aches after ironing even for half an hour. I am wondering what others might do to help ease the pain.

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

I rarely iron. I don't iron bedding etc
I mostly have clothing that needs no ironing. I don't even iron t shirts, the creases fall out with body heat
I dry all my fussier fabrics on hangers. Then… read more

posted 8 days ago
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