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Last published 10/2018
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This fact sheet contains information about the characteristics of osteoporosis and its prevalence in men and women. It describes what risk factors make an individual susceptible to developing the disease. It provides information about the prevention of osteoporosis, including proper nutrition and exercise. Fall prevention strategies are also included. There is also information on the different treatment options available.
NIH Publication No. 18-7884
Length: 8 pp.
- General public
- For medical & health professionals to share with patients
Quantity that can be ordered: up to 1 copy
This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.
Size: 8 1/2 x 11
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