Osteoporosis, a Latin word for “porous bones,” is a condition that makes bones weak and brittle. While healthy bones have small honey-comb like spaces, osteoporosis increases the size of the spaces and causes the bone to lose strength and density. 668 more words

Osteoporosis: Understanding the Risk Factors — Sports Medicine Weekly

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