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Diabetes, What People With Diabetes Need to Know About Osteoporosis
Last published 11/2018
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This fact sheet contains information about the relationship between diabetes and osteoporosis. It discusses the role of insulin in promoting bone growth and strength and the increased fracture risk for individuals with vision problems, nerve damage, and a sedentary lifestyle associated with the different types of diabetes. Strategies to prevent and treat osteoporosis in people with diabetes are listed.
NIH Publication No. 18-7899-E
Length: 4 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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