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A 21-year-old male asked:

Is there anything i can do to reverse osteopenia?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Osteopenia : Patients with osteopenia need to make sure they are getting adequate calcium and vitamin d intake (through diet or supplements), stop smoking and increase their weight-bearing exercises. Doing the above will strengthen bones and prevent progression to osteoporosis.

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Yes.: A variety of bone active medicines can reverse osteopenia.

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