Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

  • The following is a list of RISK FACTORS for Osteoporosis:
  • Menopause
  • Family history of Osteoporosis
  • Cigarette Use
  • Thin body build
  • Long-term (over 3 months) use of steroids
  • Caucasion race
  • Thyroid problems
  • Use of Depo-Provera(DMPA), depo-medroxyprogesterone acetate

    If you have one or more of these factors, ask usĀ about bone density testing, a painless, quick, and safe procedure.