The Merck Manual (the world's best-selling medical textbook and published, ironically, by the makers of Fosamax) defines osteoporosis as "A systemic skeletal disease characterized by low bone mass and micro-architectural deterioration of bone, with a consequent increase in bone fragility and susceptibility to fracture." Put in simpler terms, the Merck Manual defines osteoporosis as the loss of bone mineral density. … Click to continue →
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