Book: The Complete Book of Bone Health
Interview: Diane Schneider, MD, former assoc. prof. of clinical medicine
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
And finally today, osteoporosis is the most common health problem women face today. In fact, one in five women will die within a year of breaking a hip.
The good news: There are things women can do to bolster their bones. Host Barbara Lewis interviews bone health expert Diane Schneider, MD, who discusses her new book The Complete Book of Bone Health.
Dr. Schneider started a non-profit organization called "4BoneHealth" focused on bone health awareness and education for the whole family.
Schneider is former associate professor of clinical medicine at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine