Osteoporosis, osteopenia appear common in Friedreich’s ataxia

From Clinical Neurology News, 21 June 2013: Friedreich’s ataxia patients may be at greater risk of osteopenia and osteoporotic fractures, according to a study showing significant decreases in bone mineral density at key sites such as the femoral neck. Data presented in a poster at the international congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders also Continue reading Osteoporosis, osteopenia appear common in Friedreich’s ataxia