People with a significant amount of bones density between 25-35 years of age lose less bone mass over time, as there is more reserve bone to draw from. However, there are some demographics of people who are more likely to develop osteoporosis than others. These include people who are or have experienced:
If you have osteoporosis, you may not know that you have it. This 'silent disease' often has few symptoms. However, there are some symptoms that you learn to identify early on. To learn more about symptoms of osteoporosis, read the next section on Symptoms of Osteoporosis for information.