Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 11 July 2016 Brittle bone disease Osteoporosis – brittle bone disease – isn’t just a problem for women. In the USA, for instance, almost 1.5 million men over the age of 65 suffer from the condition and a further 3.5 million are at risk of developing it. If you’re 50 and male, you should ask your doctor to assess you for osteoporosis during your annual check-up. Some of the factors that may increase a man’s risk of osteoporosis include gastrointestinal disease, a family history of the illness and use of prescription steroids and prostate cancer drugs. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News Med stockout crisis cripples North West Medical Does alcohol cause acne? Lifestyle Finally, affordable prostheses for breast cancer survivors News Stop believing these 7 health myths Medical Could a deadly flu strain hit SA this winter? Lifestyle 7 most common fibromyalgia symptoms in women From our sponsors WIN a R2 000 beauty voucher! Understanding diabetes self-management Fed up with the Phlemings? Let’s chat diabetes and erectile dysfunction Live healthier Effects on your brain? » 5 ways to get more seafood into your diet Mercury in fish may raise ALS risk Is it bad for your brain if you literally never eat fish? Calling all grown-ass picky eaters! Eeewwww! » ‘Why is my cough worse at night?’ SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body Can you get sick if someone coughs on you? The fine saliva mist emitted by a cough remains suspended in the air for up to 10 minutes.