Osteoporosis

Women are particularly prone to osteoporosis, a condition that weakens the structure of the bones. Explore its causes, learn your risk, and find out why it can cause your bones to break more easily.
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Osteodystrophy: Overview and More
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Osteoporosis: Causes and Risk Factors
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Osteomalacia: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Tymlos Mimics Bone Building Hormone
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Secondary Osteoporosis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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How Osteoporosis Is Diagnosed
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Juvenile Osteoporosis: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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DEXA Scan: Uses, Procedure, Results
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Side Effects of Bisphosphonate Medications
Exercise
How to Prevent and Manage Osteopenia
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How Much Calcium Should I Consume Each Day?
Osteopetrosis Symptoms and Treatment
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Tips for Coping With Osteoporosis Chronic Pain
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Corticosteroid-Induced Osteoporosis Overview
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Osteoporosis: Overview and More
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What You Need to Know About Osteopenia
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How Diet Affects Osteoporosis Risk
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Alternative Treatment Therapies for Osteopenia
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Osteopenia Medications and Treatment
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How Exercise Prevents Osteoporosis
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Osteoporosis: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
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Taking Evista for Osteoporosis
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What Type of Calcium Supplement Is Best?
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Discover the Effectiveness of Calcium Supplements
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Osteoporosis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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6 Ideas for Healing Broken Bones as Quickly as Possible
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How Osteoporosis Is Treated
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Is It Safe to Take Fosamax to Treat Osteoporosis?
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How Calcium Supplements Affect Women Differently
Osteoporosis Awareness Month
A Guide to Osteoporosis
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Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis Caused by Prednisone
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The Link Between Osteoporosis and Multiple Sclerosis
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Transient Osteoporosis of the Hip Overview
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How Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis Are Different
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What is FRAX fracture risk calculator?