Osteoporosis

Resources

National Osteoporosis Society (NOS)
nos.org.uk
National charity that provides information and advice on all aspects of osteoporosis including the menopause, medication, diet, medical information and exercise. NOS has local support groups throughout the country.
 
World Health Organisation FRAX calculator
courses.washington.edu/bonephys/FxRiskCalculator.html
Keith found this Canadian website very useful, it has a fracure risk calculator that's easy to use.
 
Back Care UK
backcare.org.uk
Is an independent national charity that helps people manage and prevent back pain by providing information, promoting self help, encouraging debate and funding research into better back health.
 
Please download our General health and medicine resources and Practical Matters resources for information on available support, advice and benefits.

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