Friday, January 20, 2012

Bone Mineral Density Tests

The recommendations for when and how often women should be tested for
osteoporosis with bone density testing (DXA Scan) has been vague. Many
women are tested in their early 50s when they go through menopause with
follow up tests as frequently as every year. Others break a hip without
ever being tested. A new study published in The New England Journal of
Medicine states that bone loss