Thursday, February 20, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Osteoporosis is a condition characterized by low bone mass, a reduction in bone strength, and an increased risk of fractures. According the National Osteoporosis Foundation, approximately
50% of women and up to 25% of men over the age of 50 will experience a bone fracture due to osteoporosis. Dorothy A. Nelson Ph.D., Professor of Anthropology at Oakland University
will explore risk factors, methods of diagnosis, approaches to prevention, and various options for treatment. Generously sponsored by The Bank of Ann Arbor.