CBD benefits for Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis is a health condition that weakens bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. It develops slowly over several years and is often only diagnosed when a fall or sudden impact causes a bone to break (fracture).
An estimated 3 million people in the UK suffer from Osteoporosis. A condition that causes weak bones, making them fragile and easier to break. Shockingly, it causes 500,000 cases of broken bones each year. Bones are made up of collagen fibres that are tough and elastic. Cells in the bones regularly reabsorb bine and lay down new bone, essentially performing its own form of housekeeping on the bone to keep it healthy. When we are young and growing, more new bone is laid down than reabsorbed, but as we get older, the reverse happens. At the age of around 35, we start to lose bone material, density and strength as part of the ageing process. If too much loss occurs, a diagnosis of osteoporosis wi