MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2013 Activities by Sponsor - Read E. Schusky

Natural Approaches to Bone Health

Read Weaver Schusky, Naturopathic Doctor

Jan/18 Fri 02:30PM-03:30PM 36-462

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up

Osteoporosis, osteopenia, osteomalacia? Pre-menopause, peri-menopause, post-menopause? Coral calcium, bone calcium, fruit calcium, Tums? Estrogen, progesterone, calcitonin, Fosamax? Magnesium, boron, silica, strontium? T scores, Z scores, g/cm3? Milk, beans, greens, tofu? Yoga, walking, pumping iron?

Do you have questions about your bones? Read Weaver Schusky is a naturopathic doctor, and will present a workshop on osteoporosis and other aspects of bone health. Come with your questions about testing, diet, exercise, supplements, drugs (including new information on the common ones), and other concerns.

Contact: Read Schusky, 13-3005, 617 253-6867, RSCHUSKY@MIT.EDU