Tag: osteoporosis

Benefits of Walking for Bone Health

While walking may not be a high-intensity workout, it certainly comes with many health benefits. Not only is walking great for heart health, boosting your mood, maintaining healthy weight, and improving circulation, but also for keeping your muscles and joints strong and healthy. When you have healthy and strong muscles… Read more »

Bone Health Tips For Men

June is Men’s Health Month, and an important component of overall health in men is bone health. The goal of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. While bone health is often a… Read more »

Five Things Men Should Know About Bone Health

In honor of Men’s Health Month, we thought it was the perfect time to talk about a topic often disregarded as a female health concern: bone health. While women are at higher risk of developing osteoporosis, men are still at risk. In fact, according to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, up… Read more »

Kyphoplasty and Vertebroplasty

When it comes to approaching vertebral augmentation, there are two common and minimally invasive procedures that can help stabilize a vertebral fracture. These procedures, kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty, are offered by Rebound’s board-certified team of brain and spine neurosurgeons. “Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are two approaches that provide relief from the pain… Read more »

What is Osteoporosis?

  What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease that affects the bones, causing progressive bone loss. When a person has osteoporosis, their bones become porous and are at a heightened risk of fracture. Osteoporosis is an incredibly common disease among older men and women, and is often not detected until… Read more »

Spinal Fractures Caused by Osteoporosis

May is Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, and our physicians sat down to give us some prevention tips and treatment methods on a serious part of osteoporosis: spinal fractures. Nearly 10 million Americans currently have osteoporosis, and about 18 million are at risk of developing it. A major concern for… Read more »

Nix the Nicotine for Better Bone Health

If there is one resolution our Rebound providers recommend, it is quitting smoking. Sticking to orthopedic-friendly diet and exercise for 2014 may seem like a breeze compared to extinguishing cigarettes from your life, but we’re here to help with some reasons to consider a nicotine-free new year. By now, we all are aware that… Read more »