Approximately one in six women will have a hip fracture in her lifetime. One in 35 will die from complications related to the break. So, what can you do to reduce the chances it will happen to you?
Investigators say the bones were positively identified by the Whitley County coroner as those of Doris Anne Wood, who has been missing from Delaware since 1997.
WKYT is reporting that investigators believe bones found in a storage unit in Kentucky may be connected to a cold case out of Delaware from 1997.
Women who drink a moderate amount of alcohol can help prevent bone loss, lowering their risk of osteoporosis. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the new research.