Treating Osteoporosis

Stuart Weinerman, MD, Chief, Endocrinology, NSUH & LIJMC, examines osteoporosis, the bone-weakening disease of 10 million American men and women. Almost 34 million more are estimated to have low bone density, placing them at increased risk for osteoporosis and broken bones. Topics include: what is osteoporosis vs. osteopoenia, testing methods, medication vacations, new standards of calcium and Vitamin D, and new drugs in the pipeline.

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