Classification of osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is classified depending on the cause:

  • Postmenopausal (menopause, involution) osteoporosis;
  • Age osteoporosis – arising after 65-70 years, caused the overall aging of the organism;
  • Corticosteroid (hormonal, medical) osteoporosis;
  • Youth (kids) osteoporosis;
  • Secondary osteoporosis – develops as a complication of renal failure, hypo- and hyperthyroidism, diabetes mellitus, ankylosing spondylitis and other diseases;
  • Osteoporosis pregnant women – during pregnancy, calcium consumption is much greater, so the osteoporosis can occur without adequate supplementation of minerals;
  • Osteoporosis immobilized – isolated in a separate group, occurs when paralysis or other causes immobilization of the body. (more…)

Deformation of joints

The deformation of joints (change their form) – one of the symptoms characteristic of the articular syndrome, which appears in the far advanced cases of the disease (chronic forms) or trauma and congenital anomalies. (more…)

Nails Health

If the eye is called the mirror of the soul, the nails – a mirror of our health. There are plenty of both traditional and non-traditional methods and ways of diagnosing the state of human health. Among these methods and diagnostics as our nails. For example, physicians in China this method is used for many centuries in a row. But while modern medicine today does not recognize the method of determining health as nails, as an independent and uses it as an additional method to confirm or identify any pathology. (more…)