The Lesser-known Vitamin for Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis is a very significant health issue and indeed can lead to fatal consequences. The road from brittle bones, to suffering a fall and fracturing a bone, to being hospitalized and suffering an illness in the hospital, and not ever leaving the hospital is not a fictional one. Here I look at how vitamin K could help prevent osteoporosis despite most people not making that connection.
Postmenopausal osteoporosis and steroid-induced osteoporosis account for the majority of patients with osteoporosis. And, as most of us know, women are at highest risk for this condition. Here are five studies worth noting about how vitamin K supplements could help postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.