Osteoporosis, also called bone loss, causes bones to become thin, weakened and easily broken. Osteoporosis can lead to pain, loss of height and more frequent bone fractures.

What will you learn?

At the end of this overview on Osteoporosis you will be able to answer:

  • What is osteoporosis?
  • What causes osteoporosis?
  • How is osteoporosis treated and prevented?


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