Video 2: How is osteoporosis diagnosed?

In this video, we explain the scans and tests available and how osteoporosis is diagnosed.

The video covers:

  • Symptoms of osteoporosis
  • How osteoporosis is diagnosed
  • What bone density scans are, what they involve, and what the results mean
  • How your risk of breaking a bone is calculated

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In this video, we explain the medications available for the treatment of osteoporosis. Click on the link below to view the film.

Video 3: How is osteoporosis treated?

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Find out more about osteoporosis scans, tests and results.


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