Saturday, January 28, 2006

Osteoporosis and Multiple Sclerosis – A Common Match

Apparently it is not uncommon for MSers to also be diagnosed with Osteoporosis. Robert Herndon, an MS specialist says although Osteoporosis is a common disease, it is "more common and more serious in those with multiple sclerosis." He talks about osteoporosis, emphasizing the MS relationship in an article for the International Journal of MS Care. The abstract, in one bolded paragraph, is followed by an easy-to-read and informative article.

1 comment:

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