Why are indians prone to osteoporosis?


How do indians have so many cases of osteoporosis when they get more than enough vitamin D from the sun and calcium from milk since they are huge in milk production and consumption?

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Vitamin D deficiency tends to occur in cities in India, people working in offices all day and pollution blocking out lots of the sunlight and a diet which doesn’t add much to D levels.

I guess it’s because of the vegetarian diet that the majority practices. Meat has calcium