Patient Educational Resources

Bone-Mass Graphic, Photo Credit: OpenStax College

Informational Bone
Web Links:

American Dietetic Association - Nutrition resource for consumers and health professionals.

National Institutes of Health - Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center.

The Paget Foundation - For Paget's Disease of Bone and Related Disorders.

The Osteoporosis Center - Complete Osteoporosis information.

Foundation for Osteoporosis Research and Education (FORE) - A non-profit resource center dedicated to eliminating osteoporosis through research, education, and bone density testing programs.

National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) - NOF is the leading nonprofit, voluntary health organization dedicated to promoting lifelong bone health in order to reduce the widespread prevalence of osteoporosis and associated fractures, while working to find a cure for the disease through programs of research, education, and advocacy.

International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) - IOF is a non-profit organization that advocates the early prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Osteoporosis.

National Dairy Council - Resource site for health professionals, media, and consumers to obtain information regarding current scientific research of dairy foods.

Best Bones Forever! - A bone health campaign for girls and their BFFs to "grow strong together and stay strong forever"

More Informational Bone Web Links

American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
International Society for Clinical Densitometry
US Surgeon General
US Department of Agriculture