Higher rate of hip fractures found for patients with schizophrenia

Men with schizophrenia had an average hip fracture onset age of 73 years vs. 81 years in patients without schizophrenia, whereas women with schizophrenia had an average onset age of 80 years vs. 84 years in patients without schizophrenia

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Im not joking, but im suprised many sz patients live that long. So many of us smoke a lot.

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I fractured my femur when I was 64. Later tests revealed I’ve got premature osteoporosis. I have to err on the side of caution when it comes to walking unaided.

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