stages of osteoporosis

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

Osteoporosis - Prevention

National Osteoporosis Foundation.

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

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.

Calcium: Build Strong Bones

Virginia Tech. Virginia Cooperative Extension.

Also in PDF|559 KB.

Mayo Clinic: Osteoporosis

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.

Exercise For Your Bone Health

National Institutes of Health.

MedlinePlus: Health Topics: Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

MedlinePlus: Medical Encyclopedia: Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.