How osteoporosis occurs

Osteoporosis is a metabolic bone disorder in which the frequency of bone reabsorption speeds up while the rate of bone formation slows down, producing a loss of bone mass. Bones affected by this disease lose phosphate and calcium salts and thus become spongy, brittle, and oddly vulnerable to fractures. Osteoporosis may be primary or secondary ...READ MORE

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Oestrogen Supplements

  Oestrogen is the wide-ranging name for a group of hormone compounds. It is the primary sex hormone in women and is vital to the menstrual cycle. Although both women and men have this hormone, it is most definitely found in higher quantities in women, especially those that are capable of reproducing. Oestrogen supplements are ...READ MORE

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Special Populations – Fitness Women

When looking at barbell strength training it is crucial to understand the following: women are not a special population. In reality, they consist of more than half of the human population. With very, very few exemptions, they are trained in exactly the same way as men of the equivalent age and training level. By virtue ...READ MORE

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