Monthly Archives May 2022

Osteoporosis Can Sneak Up On You: LTCI Insider

By Margie Barrie | ThinkAdvisor May 9, 2022 What You Need To Know • Many women know about the dangers of osteoporosis. • Men may not be aware of the fragility of their own bones. • One risk factor: Heartburn medicine.   I am writing this while sitting by my husband’s bed in the hospital’s rehab area. He is recovering from emergency hip surgery and is in a lot of pain. We have just learned that if he had received a bone scan, this trauma could have been avoided. If you are involved with retirement planning or long-term care planning,
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Osteoporosis Can Sneak Up On You: LTCI Insider

By Margie Barrie | ThinkAdvisor May 9, 2022 What You Need To Know • Many women know about the dangers of osteoporosis. • Men may not be aware of the fragility of their own bones. • One risk factor: Heartburn medicine.   I am writing this while sitting by my husband’s bed in the hospital’s rehab area. He is recovering from emergency hip surgery and is in a lot of pain. We have just learned that if he had received a bone scan, this trauma could have been avoided. If you are involved with retirement planning or long-term care planning,
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