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Osteoporosis USA


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The effects of osteoporosis are manageable with medication, sufficient calcium and vitamin D and weight-baring exercise.

This ‘Speaking from Experience’ video clips offer first-hand accounts from people who have been diagnosed with osteoporosis. Here, 5 participants and 1 caregiver discuss their exercise regimes, diet, medications, and other ways they work to maintain bone mass and prevent further bone loss to manage their osteoporosis.

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