Robert Mascitelli, MD

ARROWHEAD REGIONAL MEDICAL CEN

438 GOLDEN SPRINGS DR UNIT B

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Prevent Osteoporosis Before It's Too Late

Osteoporosis is an enormous public health problem. Twenty-eight million Americans suffer from this disease, a condition which can cause crippling fractures. It is the major cause of disability among American women. However, while there is no cure for osteoporosis, it is important to remember that proper treatment can help stop further bone loss and prevent fractures.