From Our 2013 Archives
Health Tip: You May Need a Bone Density Test
Latest Womens Health News
(HealthDay News) -- A bone density test measures the amounts of calcium and other minerals in your bones, and how likely you are to develop thin and brittle bones -- characteristics of a condition called osteoporosis.
The womenshealth.gov website says your doctor should evaluate the following factors before recommending a bone density test:
-- Diana Kohnle
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