Osteoporosis

What can I do


Osteoporosis that results from having another diseases or condition from the treatment of another is called secondary osteoporosis. This fact sheet will present a brief summary of the commoner causes of secondary osteoporosis.

Resources


Calcium and vitamin D

Category : Patient / Osteoporosis / What can I do
Calcium and Vitamin D are essential nutrients for proper bone health. Vitamin D helps to increase the absorption of calcium, ultimately building stronger bones.

How does osteoporosis affect bones?

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Osteoporosis at-a-glance

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Vitamin D: An Important Nutrient That Protects You Against Falls and Fractures

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Documents


Physical activity for your muscle, bone,and joint health

Category : Patient / Practitioner / Introduction / What can I do / Introduction / What can I do
This resource talks about how physical activity may affect you when you have health concerns related to your muscles, bones, and joints. It should be used along with additional information given to yo