New Exercise Program for Osteoporosis Comes to PhysioFit

The award-winning, medically-endorsed Buff Bones® workout for bone and joint health is now available at PhysioFit in Los Altos. The exercise system uses varied and specific bone-strengthening and balance techniques for a safe option for people with osteoporosis and arthritis. Former U.S. Surgeon General Richard Carmona, M.D. recommended the workout, calling it “an excellent resource…

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Simple Steps to Treat Bone “Thinning”

As we age, both men and women experience changes in bone composition. One such change, thinning (loss of mineral content) of the bones—typically in your lumbar spine and hip—tends to be experienced more frequently and to a greater degree by women, particularly following menopause when estrogen levels drop. Types of Bone Thinning Your treatment will depend, in part, on the severity of your bone…

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