Skip to content

Osteoporosis Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Osteoporosis

  1. Osteoporosis Pain

    WebMD examines drug and nondrug treatments to relieve the pain of osteoporosis.

  2. Strontium Treatment for Osteoporosis

    WebMD explains the benefits and effects of strontium treatment for osteoporosis and bone health.

  3. Bone Density Scan

    The bone density scan helps diagnose osteoporosis and osteopenia by assessing your risk for fractures. WebMD explains.

  4. Osteoporosis Exercise

    A regular program of walking, and strength and flexibility training can help improve osteoporosis and prevent its onset. WebMD tells you more about bone-strengthening exercises.

  5. Osteopenia Treatment

    WebMD explains osteopenia, including medications and lifestyle changes to treat and prevent the bone-thinning condition.

  6. Bone Mineral Density

    A bone mineral density (BMD) test measures the mineral density (such as calcium) in your bones using a special X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scan, or ultrasound.

  7. Osteoporosis Myth: Osteoporosis Doesn't Cause Any Emotional Problems

    Reality: Seeing yourself as more "fragile" than you once thought you were can lead to a negative body image and a more limited life. Here are the warning signs of an emotional problem related to osteoporosis.

  8. Osteoporosis Myth: Broken Bones From Falls Are Not Related to Osteoporosis

    What's the connection between osteoporosis and bone fractures from falls or injuries?

  9. Osteoporosis Myth: Once You Get Osteoporosis, No Treatment Helps

    Reality: New osteoporosis medications can help you reduce bone loss and rebuild bone.

  10. Osteoporosis Myth: Osteoporosis Doesn't Cause Serious Health Problems

    Reality: Osteoporosis can lead to chronic pain, loss of height, and limited ability to do such things as dress, bathe, and walk.

Displaying 71 - 80 of 104 Articles << Prev Page 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next >>

Today on WebMD

Women working out and walking with weights
Reduce bone loss and build stronger muscles.
Chinese cabbage
Calcium-rich foods to add to your diet.
 
woman stretching
Get the facts on osteoporosis.
Porous bone
Causes, symptoms, risk factors, and treatment.
 
Lactose Intolerance
Article
Woman holding plate of brocolli
Article
 
Dairy products
Tool
Superfood for Bones
Slideshow
 
Screening Tests for Women
Slideshow
exercise endometrial cancer
Article
 
hand holding medicine
Article
Working Out With Osteoporosis
Video