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... max wouldn't be right for you. But without knowing your exact T and Z scores after a DEXA scan, and perhaps without being able to determine what caused bone loss at such an early age, it's really hard to tell. ... (5 replies)
Osteoporosis at 30
Aug 31, 2006
... Hi everyone. I would like to know if anyone else was diagnosed with Osteoporosis at 30. This morning I got a call from my doctor's office telling me that my DEXA scan showed Osteoporosis. ... (5 replies)
Osteoporosis at 30
Aug 31, 2006
... I too am newly diagnosed with osteoporosis but I'm 46 and didn't expect to have it either. ... (5 replies)

... you might want to look at purchasing Dr. Savards health record guide. ... (59 replies)
... Nobody thought to test me for it before, because Cushing's is quite rare. In fact, my endocrinologist even raised an eyebrow at me when I told her that I thought I might have it. ... (59 replies)
... but I have to wait and see. I didn't experience any side effects with it, but there is a list of them if you look it up. It has caused osteoscarcoma in rats, at high dose rates, but as far as I know it has not been seen in humans. ... (4 replies)
... Well, I'm guessing neither of you are watching this thread anymore, but I'd be interested in followups from the two who had osteoporosis at <=30 years old. I just turned 29, and found that I have osteoporosis in my spine (-2.5) and osteopenia in my hip (-1). I actually had a DXA scan done about 2.5 years ago, and the numbers then were -1.3 for my spine and -1.6 for my hip.... (9 replies)
... Thank you very much for your responses. It's so nice to have a place to ask questions and get answers from people who are going through the same thing. Linda-I had bloodwork done recently and my thyroid was tested. I don't know if your thyroid is the same as your parathyroid though. The nurse called with my results, but the only thing that wasn't normal was my prolactin... (5 replies)
... All drugs have side effects and each of us must go to a doctor we trust and then make our own decision. I will tell you that my mother died with severe osteoporosis and it is a very serious disease. She lived ten years after her first fracture but was homebound for the last 5 years. ... (5 replies)
... I was "diagnosed with osteoporosis" at 27. ... (59 replies)
... Hi all. Yesterday I went to my doctor to discuss my DEXA results. Here are my scores: Spine T-score: -3.9 Z-score: -3.5 Total Prox. Femur T-score: -3.9 Z-score: -3.6 Femoral Neck T-score: -4.0 Z-score: -3.6 I was really disappointed because I had really hoped that I only had slight osteoporosis. :( My doctor is referring me to an Endocronologist because my... (4 replies)
... You need to be taking magnesium with the calcium. If your doctor isn't giving it to you, he is just plain wrong. You need to look up Dr. Mildred Seelig and magnesium. She is the world's foremost expert on magnesium. (59 replies)
... I broke my tibia in two places and the second ortho I saw recommended a bone density test. My hip looked fine, but my spine shows osteopenia and my wrist shows osteoporosis (-2.7). My doctor referred me to an endocronologist to determine why my body isn't absorbing calcium the way it should be. So, I made an appointment but can't get in until September 15. Is this something... (59 replies)
... I'm at that 2 year mark with Forteo and don't want bisphosphonates because I already have stomach problems and it's too irritating to my stomach. ... (5 replies)
... My vitamin company has a warning in their catalog not to take their calcium supplements at the same time as their magnesium supplements, I always take them separately. I also went to an osteoporosis presentation and the speakers said the same thing. ... (9 replies)
... Alcolholism and anorexia are also factors. And, some people may not have had the optimum readings even when they were 30 years old. It might be natural for them although the medical community believes everyone has the same bone density at 30. ... (1 replies)
... If you look at another thread here I listed quite a few of the secondary causes, but I didn't list them all since there are so many of them. ... (13 replies)
Osteoporosis at 39
Sep 25, 2008
... Is it normal to have a HUGE discrepancy between DEXA results done 1 year apart at the same hospital? ... (6 replies)
... I am not on anything at this point. I was told to hold off on the calcium supplements due to my food issues. ... (59 replies)
... f the docs thought it would be a good idea to do a bone density scan. I have higher than normal density in the spine but my hips and femurs ain't doing too well at all. I have no idea how long I've had a problem. ... (13 replies)




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