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Living with osteoporosis

Author: Joan Gomez
Publisher: London : Sheldon, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Osteoporosis has reached epidemic proportions, affecting one in three women. This book looks at how women can best protect themselves from this condition, and examines the controversial advice on  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Gomez
ISBN: 0859699609 9780859699600
OCLC Number: 67874357
Notes: Previous edition: 2000.
Includes index.
Description: 122 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Your living bones --
How osteoporosis shows itself --
Types of osteoporosis --
Secondary osteoporosis --
The risks --
Finding out : diagnostic tests --
Testment 1: Hormonal --
Treatment 2 : Calcium --
Treatment 3 : Bisphosphonates and recent advances, teriparatide --
Getting over a broken hip and other fractures --
Falls --
Moods and emotinos --
Prevention 1 : Lifestyle and exercise --
Prevention 2 : Nourishing your bones.
Responsibility: Joan Gomez.


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