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Old 10-13-2009, 03:36 PM   #1
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Dexa Scan Results

Hi all just thought I would let u know my results. My spine....I have gone from -3.2 to -3.0 I know its not enuf to do the happy dance over but hey its hopeful. My hip/femoral neck I have gone from osteopenia into normal range so that is pleasing for me. My osteo specialist knows that I take strontium and told me to continue doing what I am doing with supplements and strontium etc. In regards to gm/cm2 in my spine I went from 0.819 to 0.839 gm/cm2 ... I am not sure of the percentage of improvement as we have to allow for strontium which weighss more than calcium but I am happy that I did not decrease and I will continue to work hard for better bones!!!

 
Old 10-14-2009, 03:54 AM   #2
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Re: Dexa Scan Results

HI Canna..what great news . Isn't it wonderful when your efforts pay off? take care...phyllis

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 05:53 AM   #3
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Thanks Phyllis you have been there for me when I had tons of questions!!
Building bone density is a slow porcess but as you said pays off in the end. Have a great day!!

 
Old 10-15-2009, 04:52 PM   #4
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Re: Dexa Scan Results

How wonderful. How long has it been since your last test? With this wonderful forum
I have been on Strontium for almost one year, so its great to hear such wonderful
results. Yes do the happy dance.
Best, KatC45

 
Old 10-15-2009, 06:14 PM   #5
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Katc45 a year since my last dexa! Yeah your right the more i think about it I should do the happy hip dance!!! I am on strontium two years now the first dexa i stayed the same in spine but decrease in hip so this is second since strontium. Wishing you good results..

 
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