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Osteoporosis affects both men and women particularly over the age of 50.1,2
Osteoporosis is a condition that weakens bone and leads to fragility fractures.3,4 It can be treated and prevented through early diagnosis.
Step 1: Assess your risk of osteoporosis with International Osteoporosis Foundation's One-Minute Risk Test
Step 2: Ask your doctor about osteoporosis and how to prevent it
Step 3: Help your loved ones and friends prevent future fractures by telling them about osteoporosis, fracture risk tests and talking to their doctor
1International Osteoporosis Foundation. What Is Osteoporosis? 2015. Available at: http://www.iofbonehealth.org/what-is-osteoporosis (Last accessed Sep 2017). 2International Osteoporosis Foundation. Facts and Statistics. Available at: https://www.iofbonehealth.org/facts-statistics#category-25 (Last accessed Sep 2017). 3International Osteoporosis Foundation. What Is Osteoporosis? 2015. Available at: http://www.iofbonehealth.org/what-is-osteoporosis (Last accessed Sep 2017). 4International Osteoporosis Foundation. Capture the Fracture: A Global Campaign to Break the Fragility Fracture Cycle. 2012. Available at: https://www.iofbonehealth.org/capture-fracture (Last accessed Sep 2017).
For further information, please talk to your healthcare professional.