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Mayo clinic on osteoporosis : [keeping bones healthy and strong and reducing the risk of fracture] / Stephen Hodgson.

Hodgson, Stephen (Stephen F.) (Author). Mayo Clinic. (Added Author).

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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Thomaston Public Library.

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Thomaston Public Library 616.7 HODGSON (Text to phone) 34020146440324 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1893005240 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1893005240
  • ISBN: 9781893005242
  • Physical Description: viii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Rochester, MN : Mayo Clinic ; ©2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is osteoporosis? -- The life cycle of bones -- Fractures and falls -- Can you reduce your risk of osteoporosis? -- Screening and diagnosis -- Making sense of your test results -- Elements of your action plan -- Eating for healthy bones -- Staying active -- Taking medications -- Living with osteoporosis -- Recovering from a fracture -- Home safety.
Summary, etc.:
A compendium of information on osteoporosis includes symptoms, risks, prevention, and treatment, and a comprehensive guide combines current medical research with a simple diet and exercise program that promotes bone health.
Subject: Osteoporosis > Popular works.
Genre: Popular works.

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