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Bone density screening

Dr. John Clay is putting his patients through bone density screenings.

These are tests for osteoporosis, which occurs mostly in women but can also in men. 

Risk factors include thin body frame, cigarette smoking, heavy alcohol abuse, chronic use of steroid medications and family history of osteoporosis.

Discuss this at annual physicals or other visits to the physician.

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  • John Clay, M.D.

    John Clay, M.D.

    Primary Health Group-Appomattox 930 South Avenue, Suite 11 Colonial Heights, VA 804-504-8025 (phone) 804-504-8026 (fax) http://phg-appomattox.com Education: Undergraduate: The CollegeMore >>
    Primary Health Group-Appomattox
    930 South Avenue, Suite 11
    Colonial Heights, VA
    804-504-8025 (phone)
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