Are you at risk of osteoporosis? - Take the quiz at
iVillage.co.uk, send it to a friend!
Bones and Osteoporosis -
Questions related to the deterioration
of bone density and whether a cure is available are discussed.
Includes detection and prevention.
Boning Up on Osteoporosis - Article by Carolyn J. Strange
examining some things will help to lessen the effects of
osteoporosis, and reduce its severity.
Center for Osteoporosis and
Rheumatology Education - CORE was founded to increase public awareness of the
prevalence of osteoporosis, arthritis, and other rheumatological disorders.
- Womens health physician, Donnica Moore, MD, discusses
Osteoporosis Research And Education - An organization dedicated
to serving both the public and medical community through research
and education to increase the awareness of osteoporosis.
International Osteoporosis Foundation
- IOF is a non-profit organisation which advocates
the early prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis
- Definición, factores de riesgo, prevención, diagnóstico, tratamiento.
Learn about Osteoporosis -
Details about its impact on women's
health and nutrition, and research on calcium absorption, vitamins,
aerobic exercises, and treatments such as calcium supplements are
discussed. (Also in Spanish)
Medinfo: Osteoporosis -
Medinfo's patient information on
osteoporosis, a disorder where the bones become
weakened by loss of substance (osteopenia). Easy to understand
information for patients on osteoporosis.
Menopause and Osteoporosis - Information on bone loss, calcium
supplements, bone scans and therapy.
National Osteoporosis Foundation (USA)
- Fighting Osteoporosis and Promoting Bone Health
National Osteoporosis Society (UK)
- What is osteoporosis? Who is at risk? Prevention and treatment. Information available for patients and
Programa sobre la osteoporosis y los desórdenes de los hueso.
Requiere solicitar una clave de acceso.
- Short text description of osteoporosis, risk factors, prevalence.
Osteoporosis and bone physiology - Osteoporosis description,
diagnosis, treatment, and explanation of underlying physiology.
Osteoporosis and nutrients - Gives a comprehensive analysis of
how various nutrients affect this disorder
- This site offers a wide range of information about
osteoporosis and fractures for consumers and medical professionals.
Osteoporosis Centre - Definitions,
illustrations, hip fractures. Endocrinology and Department of Nuclear Medicine The Queen Elizabeth
Hospital. Woodville, South Australia
Cialis Arthritis, <<<Health>>> -
anything about Osteoporosis Cialis and Arthritis Health.
osteoporosis - General Practice Notebook
- osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a loss of
bone density sufficient to
cause an increased risk of fracture.
Osteoporosis in Men - Information on risk factors, testing and
treatments for men suffering from osteoporosis.
- The mission of the Osteoporosis
Society of Canada is to educate, empower and support individuals and communities in the prevention
and treatment of osteoporosis.
Topics in Osteoporosis: Lactose Intolerance - Summary discussion of
the relationship of lactose intolerance and lactose maldigestion to loss of bone density. From NIH-supported