1D274907154300-today-senior-run-141105.blocks_desktop_mediumResearchers found that compared to women, men are nearly 10 times less likely to receive a bone density scan after fracturing a wrist, according to a report published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. Worldwide, 1 in 3 women over 50 will experience an osteoporosis-related broken bone, according to the International Osteoporosis Foundation. Both men and women who have broken a wrist and who suffer from osteoporosis are at heightened risk for a hip fracture. But the consequences for men can be more deadly since men have twice the mortality rate of women during the initial hospitalization and first year after a hip fracture. More