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Osteoporosis

Do all you can to keep your bones healthy. Find a variety of information, tips and hints for preventing or reducing your risk for osteoporosis.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, 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.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center

Learn about the prevention, detection and treatment of osteoporosis.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center

Also in PDF|151 KB.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, 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.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, 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.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center

Find information about osteoporosis concerns as related to other health conditions, including anorexia nervosa, lactose intolerance, diabetes, lupus and smoking.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, MedlinePlus Health Information

Find information on osteoporosis, including diagnosis, diet changes, and more.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements

Read about the mineral calcium and its health benefits, food sources, and recommended daily intake.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements

Read about the mineral magnesium and its health benefits, food sources, and recommended daily intake.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements

Read about vitamin D and its health benefits, food sources, and recommended daily intake.