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Osteoporosis is a condition that affects the bones, causing them to become weak and fragile. Learn about it's treatment, management and prevention.

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Living with osteoporosis

There is no cure for osteoporosis, but medicines and lifestyle changes can help. Find out how to manage with osteoporosis.

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Osteoporosis symptoms

Information on osteoporosis signs and symptoms and links to trusted resources.

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Osteoporosis treatment

Information on osteoporosis treatment options and medicines. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Osteoporosis prevention

Information on how to prevent osteoporosis and stay healthy. Plus links to trusted resources.

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Osteoporosis diagnosis

Information on how to diagnose osteoporosis, bone sensity tests and scans. Plus links to trusted resources.

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World Osteoporosis Day

World Osteoporosis Day takes place every year on October 20, launching a year-long campaign dedicated to raising global awareness of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease.

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What causes osteoporosis?

Information on what causes osteoporosis and risk factors, plus links to trusted resources.

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Healthy bones

Trusted information on how to maintain healthy bones including calcium rich foods, sunshine, protein, smoking, salt, drinking, weight, and being active.

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Healthy Bones Action Week

Healthy Bones Action Week is a national event aimed at encouraging Australians to build and maintain healthy bones throughout all stages of your life.

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Oestrogen is a female sex hormone with many roles, from controlling puberty to strengthening bones. Having too much or too little can cause medical problems.

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