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There are several known factors that increase the risk of developing osteoporosis and suffering osteoporotic fractures including:

  • Over 50 years of age
  • Family history of osteoporosis
  • Smoking
  • Excessive alcohol
  • Early Menopause
  • Hysterectomy
  • Thyroid problems
  • Cancer treatments
  • Use of steroids
  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Poor nutrition/malabsorption
  • Risk of falls
Our Osteoporosis Clinic is available at St John’s Wood.  For more information, email [email protected] or call 020 7404 6343.

 

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