What is osteoporosis?
Where do the most common breaks occur?
What are some risk factors for
What is a way that doctors can detect if
you have osteoporosis?
Maria is a 16-year-old girl; she is
slightly underweight at 124 lbs. She refuses to drink milk because it's
gross. Maria is constantly on a diet to remain thin. Maria is not very
active; she walks to school 1 block every day and that is it. Do you
have any suggestions for her to increase calcium intake? What should
Maria be warned about?