Fall 2012 - Zeitgeist
Osteoporosis is known as the “silent thief.” It slowly robs people of their bone mass and density, and there are few symptoms until a catastrophic fracture occurs.
Around the world, increasing concern has come to focus on the health gaps between the rich and the poor. Much research has identified a strong relationship between material advantage and health – a phenomenon now known as the “social gradient” in health.
In the wake of sensationalized media reports over the past year, the term “bath salts” has taken on a whole new meaning.