Men with type 1 diabetes osteoporosis risk

There are 3 comments on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation story from Sep 17, 2012, titled Men with type 1 diabetes osteoporosis risk. In it, Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports that:

Young men with type 1 diabetes may have bone density similar to older, post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes, suggests study The study, published in Acta Diabetology , reveals that over five years men with type 1 diabetes show a drop in bone density at a rate similar to older, post-menopausal women with type 2 diabetes.

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Flushing, NY

#1 Sep 21, 2012
Diabetes is indeed one of several diseases that has been associated with osteoporosis. Any diabetic who experiences rapid bone loss may need to consult their primary care provider for medications that may help impede secondary osteoporosis. This is also to make sure that no drug interactions are experienced, and the risk of side effects from bone drugs including Fosamax are minimized. Visit for more related information regarding the adverse effects of Merck's blockbuster drug.

Atlanta, GA

#2 Sep 21, 2012
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Kelly C

Flushing, NY

#3 Oct 5, 2012
This information should serve as a reminder to the young to be more proactive in securing their health as even diabetes and osteoporosis can be prevented with healthier living as young as in your teens. You can read more about it here:http://www.fosamaxclassac

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