Bone mass sentence example
Low Massam is an effective program for increasing lower limb bone mass and delaying the effects of Osteoporosis.
Maximum or peak bone mass is achieved by the mid 20s.
For example, normal x-rays can only detect osteoporosis (weakened bones) when around one-third of the bone mass has already gone.
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Osteoporosis occurs when you lose bone mass and strength.
The bones may also be affected as demonstrated by a decrease in bone mass.
Over time, bone mass and strength are reduced leading to increased risk of fractures.
In some children with osteoporosis, bone mass begins to increase at birth, but symptoms may not become evident until adulthood.
In mild cases, bone mass increases at gradual, irregular intervals until full adult height is attained.Advertisement
Estrogen and testosterone help to maintain bone mass and strength and may protect the cardiovascular system.
Also, potassium helps preserve bone mass and is an important component in osteoporosis prevention.
As men stop producing as much testosterone, they begin to see decreases in muscle and bone mass.