Osteoporosis

stages of osteoporosis

Organizations active in osteoporosis awareness and risk reduction. Special emphasis given to resources related to nutrition and osteoporosis.



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.

Numerous fact sheets on 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.


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.

A community-based osteoporosis prevention education program for women and older men in Arizona. Website provides information, resources, and more.


Mayo Clinic: Osteoporosis

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.

Discusses the signs, symptoms, complications, and treatments of osteoporosis.


Exercise For Your Bone Health

National Institutes of Health.