• Osteoporosis - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osteoporosis/basics/.../CON-20019924 Osteoporosis — Comprehensive overview covers risk factors, treatment, prevention of this condition of weakened bones.
  • Osteoporosis Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

    www.healthline.com/health/osteoporosis Osteoporosis is a progressive bone disease that weakens bones and makes them susceptible to bone fractures. Osteoporosis literally means "porous bone." Read about its ...
  • Osteoporosis Screening - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/osteoporosis/default.htm From symptoms to treatment options, find in-depth news and information to help cope with osteoporosis.
    • National Osteoporosis Foundation

      nof.org Fighting osteoporosis and promoting bone health. Includes news, resources for patients and professionals, and information on advocacy and prevention.
    • Osteoporosis: Get Facts on Diet, Treatment, and Guidelines

      www.medicinenet.com/osteoporosis/article.htm Osteoporosis is a condition of fragile bone with an increased susceptibility to fracture. Osteoporosis weakens bone and increases risk of bones breaking.
    • Osteoporosis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osteoporosis Osteoporosis is a disease where decreased bone strength increases the risk of a broken bone. It is the most common reason for a broken bone among the elderly. [3]
    • Osteoporosis - Overview - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of ...

      www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/osteoporosis/overview.html Osteoporosis is a disease in which bones become fragile and more likely to fracture. Usually the bone loses density, which measures the amount of calcium and minerals ...
    • Osteoporosis: Facts About treatment and Risk Factors

      www.emedicinehealth.com/osteoporosis/article_em.htm Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by low bone mass and loss of bone tissue that may lead to weak and fragile bones. If you have osteoporosis, you have an ...
    • Osteoporosis - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001400 Having weak bones that easily break is a sign of osteoporosis. It is normal for your bones to become less dense as you grow older, but osteoporosis speeds up this ...
    • Osteoporosis: Overview & Facts - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/osteoporosis/guide/osteoporosis-overview-facts Learn about osteoporosis and take action against this silent disease. You may not know you have it until your thinned, weakened bones fracture in a bump or fall.