150 Most-asked Questions about Osteoporosis: What Women Really Want to Know

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Hearst Books, 1993 - Medical - 223 pages
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Clearing up many misconceptions about osteoporosis, a disease that may threaten half of all women over fifty, a lucid guide offers understandable advice based on the latest medical knowledge about this preventable disease. 50,000 first printing. $35,000 ad/promo. Tour.

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150 most-asked questions about osteoporosis: what women really want to know

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Osteoporosis causes 1.5 million bone fractures every year; 80 percent of the victims are women who lose bone mass rapidly when their bodies stop producing estrogen. This disabling process can be ... Read full review

Contents

How Do the Stages of Our Lives Relate
41
Who Is at Risk for Osteoporosis? Am I
54
What Kinds of Tests Can Tell Me If
76
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Jacobowitz is and award-winning medical writer, lecturer, and a former vice-president at a large Cleveland teaching hospital.

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