Bone Health and Osteoporosis: A Guide for Asian Women Age 50 and Older
Publication Year: 2009
This publication discusses bone health for older Asian-American women by providing a list of risk factors for osteoporosis and recommendations for calcium and vitamin D intake. It also stresses the importance of exercise and explains bone density testing and treatment for osteoporosis.
This publication is available only on the Internet.
Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center, NIAMS, NIH, HHS
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