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... For anyone out there, please be careful if you start dieting and it gets out of hand and an eating disorder develops. Anorexia has taken a lot from me and I am only 36 years old. ... (3 replies)
... Ok, so i got osteoporosis from anorexia as a teenager. I am taking birth control pills and actenol. ... (2 replies)
... I know this is an old thread, but I can relate to this! I had osteoporosis before I became anorexic though. I was diagnosed with it in 2006 by dexa scan one year after a full hysterectomy and loss of both ovaries. ... (3 replies)

... ArtLover, ditto here. 22 years old, osteoporosis of the spine (-2.6) and hip (-2.5) due to anorexia. How are you now? (7 replies)
... Hi aiysha: To answer your question about "sufficient risk of osteo...? the answer is a definite yes. There are plenty of studies showing the relationship between eating disorders and osteo. I would ignore your GP, and like some others have said find someone who will order the test, or better yet insist on it not allowing any discussion. Look it's your body, and if you... (7 replies)
... Hello - I assume that you are in the UK as you refer to your GP. I think it is very unlikely that you will be referred for a bone scan at your age. I am 54 with a history of osteoporosis in the family (mother) but was only referred because I paid for a peripheral bone scan (forearam) at work which showed a low bone density. Even then I had to paid 62 (subsidised) for a full... (7 replies)
... Since I recently developed a deep vein thrombosis (blood clot) and am on warfarin (Coumadin) for the next six months I found the following info from an article I read of great interest. Some of you might find the info interesting also. Bone formation and bone loss involves a complex array of nutrients and molecular signals. This article covers the influence of vitamin K... (3 replies)
... I havent been here in ages, but I wanted to share that I was diagnosed with osteoporosis in 2006 at 34 years of age. ... (23 replies)
... Alcolholism and anorexia are also factors. And, some people may not have had the optimum readings even when they were 30 years old. ... (1 replies)
... I have battled an anorexia for years. ... (4 replies)
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Nov 17, 2004
... I am 27 years old and I have Anorexia Nervosa. I had my bone density checked a year and a half ago and had moderate Osteoporosis because of malnutrition due to my disease. I started to take Fosamax and a ton of calcium supplements soon after. ... (9 replies)
... w years since i realised i had a problem. Even if you don't get help try and take a calcium supplement this might help. You are seriously at risk, and believe me osteoporosis isn't nice, also a firned of mine messed up her menstrual cycle through anorexia and she is now having problems concieving although it may not be related. ... (6 replies)
... I'd just like to share my story. I had anorexia for about 5 years in my 20's and weighed 82 pounds. I stopped getting my period for around 2 years. ... (7 replies)
... Might I be at sufficient risk of osteoporosis to justify a bone density test? ... (7 replies)
... I was diagnosed with osteoporosis at the age of 34. The year prior I had a full hysterectomy and removal of both ovaries due to endometriosis. ... (4 replies)
... t know what i have. Osteoporosis or osteopenia? ... (5 replies)
... Hi atmgd! I am fairly new here also but just wanted to drop in and say I was diagnosed with osteoporosis via DEXA scan in August 2006 (t scores -3.2 spine and -1.8 hip) at 34 years of age. All the conventional tests they ran for me were normal also, with the exception of my hormone levels (estrogen, testosterone, and progesterone levels). I did have a complete... (13 replies)
... Hi, I got osteoporosis at 38 (or thats when i found out) and my t score is -2.5. you are on the forteo? what kind of results have you seen?? How long have you been on it? Yes, you are right, actenol is killing my GI, I have vocal cord problems because of it, so i am going off...... (2 replies)
... Hi, Sorry to hear you have osteoporosis - do you know what your T score is? Forteo does work and fairly quickly like I saw progress after 3 months. Be careful about the bisphosphonates medicaton because it's very hard on your GI system especially if you plan to take medicaton for years. (2 replies)
... I'm interested to hear about the new drug/clinical trial bjg referred to for anorexics with osteoporosis - anyone know more? ~Kait (6 replies)


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