We Canadians are fond of golf, tennis, soccer, mountain hiking, cycling and running. As physiotherapists, we commonly see many patients in our clinical practice who suffer from musculoskeletal injuries caused sports.
Osteoporosis is a disease of the bone that leads to a decrease in mineral content and weakening of the bone which may lead to fracture especially of the hip, spine and wrist. It is most common in women compared to men. The diagnosis of osteoporosis is determined by t-score of bone mineral density.