There are 7 comments on the MedicineNet story from Jun 6, 2012, titled Osteoporosis. In it, MedicineNet reports that:

Catherine Burt Driver, MD, is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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Rico B

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Jun 15, 2012
In the need to try to prevent osteoporosis, it is important that we have a reliable information about it. Reading this one, it can surely be a big help in trying to stay away from this kind of bone disease.
Lyla Mercado

Chicago, IL

#2 Jun 21, 2012
This link was useful. For such a common disease it is important to have accurate and reliable information that, while concentrated in one place, is as concise and complete as other sources you find anywhere else.
#3 Aug 16, 2012
Osteoporosis is indeed a bone disease that is not to be undermined. With weaker bones may come fractures that may pave for more health hazards. Many osteoporotic patients have been taking osteoporosis drugs to avoid these painful fractures. However, some bisphosphonates such as Fosamax have been reported to cause another type of fracture that could be just as debilitating. http://www.fosamax-lawsuit.net features updated information regarding this side effect.

Lodz, Poland

#4 Aug 24, 2012
This is a condition which women should beware. Many women suffer from osteoporosis than men. My aunt has this condition and been taking fosamax as her medication. We took a research and found out that there are side effects subjected on these drugs, see this website http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com
Lizzy B

Brooklyn, NY

#5 Oct 26, 2012
This is a good source of information on osteoporosis. People should be as informed as possible by educating themselves. This will ensure that they are able to have a better quality of life than they would if they don't make an effort to care for themselves. http://www.fosamaxclassaction.us

Phoenix, AZ

#6 Dec 7, 2012
Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by low bone mass and loss of bone tissue that may lead to weak and fragile bones. However, osteoporosis patients have sued Merck over Fosamax side effects, including degenerative bone damage, fractures, eye disorders and cancer. You may also refer at http://www.fosamaxinjurylawsuitcenter.com/ost... for more information.
Cathy Smith

Buffalo, NY

#8 Jan 7, 2015
Thanks for the information. Osteoporosis runs in my family, so it's crucial for me to be aware of it. It's so important to have accurate information about this disease. My aunt has been struggling with it recently. She even fell last week and broke her hip and tibia, so now she's doing all she can to fix it. http://www.lynchburggynecology.com

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