Osteoporosis

stages of osteoporosis

Find general information on osteoporosis below. Please also see this page of organizations active in osteoporosis awareness and risk reduction.



What Is Osteoporosis? Fast Facts

DHHS. NIH. NIAMS. Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases - National Resource Center.

Find fact sheets on both general and specific issues related to osteoporosis, including some in Spanish and in Asian languages.


Osteoporosis - Prevention

National Osteoporosis Foundation.

Learn about the dietary and lifestyle changes you can make to help prevent osteoporosis.


Calcium: Build Strong Bones

Virginia Tech. Virginia Cooperative Extension.

Also in PDF|559 KB.


Bone Builders logo Bone Builders - Building Strong Bones for a Lifetime

University of Arizona Cooperative Extension; Arizona Osteoporosis Coalition; University of Arizona Colleges of Public Health, Agriculture & Life Sciences, and Nutritional Sciences.

Utilize this community-based osteoporosis prevention education program for women and older men in Arizona.


Mayo Clinic: Osteoporosis

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.


Exercise For Your Bone Health

National Institutes of Health.