Bone diseases affect the development and structure of bone. They include: *Bone cyst*Bone spur (Osteophytes)*Craniosynostosis *Fibrous dysplasia*Bone tumor*Giant cell tumor of bone*Hypophosphatasia *Osteoporosis*Primary hyperparathyroidism *Klippel-Feil syndrome *Osteitis Condensans Ilii *Osteochondritis Dissecans*Osteochondroma (Bone Tumor)*Osteosarcoma (Bone Tumor)*Osteomyelitis *Osteopenia *Renal Osteodystrophy*Osteomalacia
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.
Bone Diseases as related to Nutrition
- Bone Diseases: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine
The primary NIH organization for research on Bone Diseases is the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
- Nutrition for Everyone: Basics: Calcium and Bone Health …
Bones play many roles in the body. They provide structure, protect organs, anchor muscles, and store calcium. Adequate calcium consumption and …
- Sunlight and vitamin D for bone health and prevention …
Osteoporosis ("porous bones", from Greek: οστούν/ostoun meaning "bone" and πόρος/poros meaning "pore") is a progressive bone disease that is characterized ...
- Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ NIH National ...
Information to health care professionals, patients and the public about metabolic bone diseases.
- Calcium and Vitamin D: Important at Every Age
Recommended Calcium Intakes; Life-stage group mg/day; Source: Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, 2010. Infants 0 to 6 months
- Soft Drinks and Disease | The Nutrition Source | …
Soft drinks are the beverage of choice for millions of Americans, but sugary drinks increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and other chronic conditions.
- Bone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A bone is a rigid organ that constitutes part of the vertebral skeleton. Bones support and protect the various organs of the body, produce red and white blood cells ...