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Osteoporosis Quiz
What Do You Know About Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease that thins and weakens a person's bones, making them les...
Fast Facts
Long-term use of medications called glucocorticoids can cause loss of bone density. These medications are used to treat a number of diseases, including asthma and arthritis.
Bone Density Test
Bone Density Test Some women are at greater risk for osteoporosis—the decrease of bone mass and density as a result of ...
Keeping an Eye on Your Bones
Keeping an Eye on Your Bones Many of us start to think about osteoporosis as we approach our senior years. After all, t...
The Healthy-Bones Diet
The Healthy-Bones Diet Adequate amounts of calcium and vitamin D in your diet help maintain your bone strength, reducin...
Osteoporosis: Evaluate Your Risk
Osteoporosis: Evaluate Your Risk Osteoporosis is a disease that causes rapid thinning of bones. Over time, this weakens...
Build Your Bones with Exercise
Build Your Bones with Exercise Your bones contain about 99 percent of the calcium in your body. Every day your body als...
Among the Missing: Vitamin D
Among the Missing: Vitamin D Vitamin D is essential to help your body absorb and use calcium to help build strong bones...
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis What is osteoporosis? Osteoporosis, or porous bone, is a disease in which there is a loss of bone mass and...