Osteoporosis among women in TCM

Osteoporosis is the most common metabolic bone disease, which is caused by systemic osteopenia (decreased bone mass per unit volume, decreased ratio of mineral salt and bone matrix, and degeneration of bone microstructure), resulting in increased bone fragility and prone to fractures.

From the perspective of Traditional Chinese Medicine, why are women more prone to osteoporosis? Which type of body constitution is more likely to suffer from osteoporosis? What are the secrets behind bone nourishment in TCM? Let us share it together with you!