"Today we are discussing osteoporosis a condition in which the bones of the body become weak, brittle and fragile with age. As a result osteoporosis increases the risk of bone fractures. Today Dr. Sevlie will be discussing how osteoporosis impacts your health and well-being as well as powerful natural strategies that are safe and effective to prevent premature bone loss in your body. We will also be discussing the potential health risks associated with taking the family of osteoporosis medications prescribed medically which include Fosamax, Boniva, Actonel, Didronel and Reclast. If you have a family history of osteoporosis, have difficulty standing up straight, or are losing your height or seem susceptible to weak bones or bone fractures you won’t want to miss today’s program."