The information on this website is exactly that, for information purposes only. This information is not intended to be a substitute for sound medical advice or for seeing a physician. Patients should always consult with their physician before starting any medical treatment. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Science of Bone Health
Maintaining healthy bone is a work of a lifetime.
- Activity: Bone responds to forces applied. This is why as people grow old and less active they have softer bones. The most vivid example is the osteoporosis that occurred with astranots and long periods of weightlessness.
- Calcium: Calcium is a necessary requirement for healthy bones. Hopefully it may be in one’s daily diet. If not, then a supplement may be required.
- Vitamin D: Vitamin D is a requirement of healthy bones. It may be a supplement and or provided by sunshine.
- Hormonal deficiency: This is common in post menopausal women who lack estrogen. They often require a supplement for good bone health.