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Osteoporosis Symptoms Directory

Osteoporosis is a disease that can cause back pain, loss of height, a curved spine (and a stoop in posture), and fractures, particularly of the hip, spine, and wrist. Early osteoporosis may not have any symptoms, but bone density scans can tell if you are at risk for developing osteoporosis. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about symptoms of osteoporosis, how to avoid getting osteoporosis, and much more.

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Thumbnail: 6 Medical Conditions Linked to Osteoporosis and Bone Loss

Some fairly common medical conditions are among the causes of osteoporosis bone loss. Assess your risk, and find out what to do.

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