Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video chronicles one woman’s experience living with osteoporosis, which she developed at the age of 32 after undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
This article shares the experiences of a man who developed osteoporosis but wasn’t diagnosed right away due to the prevailing stigma that it is a woman’s disease.
This article explores the link between diabetes and the increased risk of developing osteoporosis.
This article shares the experiences of a man with osteoporosis who, up until his diagnosis, lived a lifestyle fraught with risks— smoking, drinking, eating meat, etc. Now that he’s been diagnosed, he finds that his activities and diet have gone through necessary adjustments as a result of his diagnosis.
This article shares the story of a man who developed osteoporosis at the age of 54 and through greatly increasing his intake of calcium has reduced the severity of the disease.
This article shares the story of a woman who developed osteoporosis after taking corticosteroids for a long time.
This article details the experience of a woman who developed osteoporosis even though she didn’t have many risk factors or family history of the disease.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video takes a look at the biology behind osteoporosis: what it is, how it works in the body, and the various risk factors associated with developing the disease.
This news article explores nutritional values and deterrents in managing bone health.
This news article discusses the use of PMMA, a cement compound, in the treatment of osteoporosis with fractures.
This news article examines the various current treatment options in the management of osteoporosis.
This broadcast (without transcript) provides an overview of osteoporosis and the latest on research, treatment, and prevention of the disease.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this video segment examines the history of, and socioeconomic factors associated with, osteoporosis from its discovery to today.
This scholarly article considers traditional drug treatment methods for the management of osteoporosis and discusses possible approaches to identifying more effective resorption inhibitors as a new alternative.
This video (with transcript) explores how the disease works in the body as well as the side effects around drugs for bone density loss.
This news article examines new estimates based on measurements taken at the hip and lower part of the spine, not just the hip as in a previous major study. In some, osteoporosis may be present at only one site.
Part of our Virtual Rounds series, this segment focuses on all of the roles of an interprofessional care team at play in the comprehensive treatment of osteoporosis patients.
This news article discusses the risk factors associated with developing osteoporosis and links to a tool which calculates your risk of fracture.