Osteoporosis and Vascular Calcification

In a study published in Climacteric, C.E. Lampropoulos, et al. assessed the correlation between osteoporosis and vascular calcification in postmenopausal women. The goal was to determine not only if there was a correlation (there have been numerous studies linking these as comorbidities) but also to determine if low dose calcium supplementation plus vitamin D contributed [...]

By |2019-05-13T17:20:38-04:00May 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Really Cool!

Just got a REALLY nice email...Dr. McCormick,I saw you almost 3 years ago, when I was 26 and had just suffered a compression fracture and multiple rib fractures.  After following your advice and seeing a significant improvement in June 2011, I sent you my improved DEXA scan, and some updates about how I was back [...]

By |2019-02-18T16:08:48-04:00June 29th, 2013|0 Comments

Soaking Up the Kudos

I just got an email from a patient that I had worked with about 4 or 5 years ago. Seana is a super elite runner but was diagnosed with low bone density and came to me for help. Her symptoms and a battery of lab tests indicated some problems that we were able to address [...]

By |2019-02-18T16:08:49-04:00May 16th, 2013|0 Comments