Bone Loss 

Food Additives 

A condition that is characterized by a decrease in bone mass and density, causing bones to become fragile.

The taking in and use of food and other nourishing material by the body. Nutrition is a 3-part process. First, food or drink is consumed. Second, the body breaks down the food or drink into nutrients. Third, the nutrients travel through the bloodstream to different parts of the body where they are used as "fuel" and for many other purposes. To give the body proper nutrition, a person has to eat and drink enough of the foods that contain key nutrients.

Osteoporosis as related to Nutrition

  • Osteoporosis Nutrition Guide for Healthy Bones - WebMD
    Nutrition and osteoporosis are closely linked. Find out from the experts at WebMD if you're getting enough of the right nutrients, like calcium and …

  • Osteoporosis |
    MedlinePlus: Osteoporosis. DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine. Find links to the latest news and research on osteoporosis, including those nutrition-related.

  • Nutrition | International Osteoporosis Foundation
    Nutrition and bone, muscle and joint health are closely related. A healthy diet can help you prevent and manage osteoporosis and related musculoskeletal disorders by ...

  • Nutrition - National Osteoporosis Foundation - NOF
    Food and Your Bones – Osteoporosis Nutrition Guidelines The food that you eat can affect your bones. Learning about the foods that are rich in calcium, vitamin D ...

  • Nutrition - Osteoporosis
    Healthy Eating for Healthy Bones. As we get older, we often pay less attention to our diet. We may live alone and not always bother cooking a meal.

  • Osteoporosis | Nutrition Australia
    Osteoporosis is a condition where the bones have lost calcium and other minerals, become fragile and tend to fracture more easily. In Australia, osteoporosis affects ...