In Osteoporosis, the Need Is Simply Too Great
In the U.S. there are about 54 million women and men, who have low bone density and are at risk of having a fracture. And, despite having access to effective treatments, most people are not being tested or treated---even high risk patients. It's a major public health concern and a crisis in medicine, says Dr. Michael Lewiecki, who is a specialist in osteoporosis and bone diseases. Bone Health TeleECHO is filling this gap in medicine. Today, Dr. Lewiecki tells us how.