Osteopenia | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Based on my age and lifestyle, am I at risk for osteopenia?
  • I’m peri- or post-menopausal. Do I need to be concerned about my bone density?
  • Should I get a bone density test? How often?
  • What foods should I eat to lower my risk of osteopenia?
  • Do I need to take a calcium or vitamin D supplement?


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Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Created: 05/10