Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

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

Learn about the prevention, detection and treatment of osteoporosis.


Osteoporosis

DHHS. OWH. National Women's Health Information Center.

Find osteoporosis information for women. Also in PDF|412 KB.


MedlinePlus: Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Find links to the latest news and research on osteoporosis, including those nutrition-related. Also in Spanish.


Osteoporosis Overview

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Learn about the basics osteoporosis, including causes and risks, symptoms, prevention and treatment, complications, and more. Also in Spanish.


Milk Carton and Glass Kids and Their Bones: A Guide for Parents

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Parents, find out what you can do now to keep your kids bones strong as they get older.


Elderly woman NIH Senior Health - Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. National Institute on Aging; National Library of Medicine.

Find information and videos for seniors about osteoporosis.


Osteoporosis in Men

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

Osteoporosis is a concern for men as well as women. Find out more. Also in PDF|161 KB.


Powerful Bones, Powerful Girls Campaign Logo Best Bones Forever™

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Get games, quizzes, e-postcards, and ideas for increasing calcium intake, especially for girls.


Best Bones Forever™ - for Parents

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Parents, find information on how to help your girls develop lifelong bone-healthy habits.


Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet: Calcium

DHHS. NIH. Office of Dietary Supplements.

Read about the functions of calcium in promoting health, food sources, recommended intakes, deficiency, and excess.


Osteoporosis and African American Women

DHHS. NIH. The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases. National Resource Center.

Also in PDF|154 KB.


Osteoporosis and Asian American Women

DHHS. NIH. The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center.

Also in PDF|151 KB.


Osteoporosis and Hispanic Women

DHHS. NIH. The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center.

Also in PDF|153 KB.


Vitamin A and Bone Health

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Discover the importance of Vitamin A in your diet as well as food sources and recommended intakes.