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
Bone refers either to a hardened connective tissue or to one of the individual structures, or organs, into which it is formed, found in many animals. Bones support body structures, protect internal organs, and (in conjunction with muscles) facilitate movement; are also involved with cell formation, calcium metabolism, and mineral storage. The bones of an animal are, collectively, known as the skeleton.
Bone Diseases as related to Bones
- milk is bad for you - Save Our Bones
By Vivian Goldschmidt, MA. Debunking The Milk Myth: Why Milk Is Bad For You And Your Bones
- eSkeletons | eSkeletons
An interactive learning area that enables you to view the bones of a human, chimpanzee, and baboon and gather information about them from an osteology database ...
- Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Home Page
Free Bilingual Fotonovelas on Bone and Muscle Health! It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! NIAMS has free bilingual fotonovelas with info and tips on keeping your bones ...
- Vitamin D: Health Benefits, Facts and Research - Medical ...
Possible health benefits of vitamin D. This section looks at the potential health benefits of vitamin D, from assisting good bone health to possible cancer prevention.
- Topic Galleries - Los Angeles Times
News, Photos and Information about Los Angeles Times
- International Statistical Classification of Diseases ... - WHO
The eMedicine point-of-care clinical reference features up-to-date, searchable, peer-reviewed medical articles organized in specialty-focused textbooks, and is ...
- Explore Human Anatomy, Diseases & Health Careers
Welcome to InnerBody.com, a free educational resource for learning about human anatomy and physiology, as well as many careers in the health sciences.
- Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet: Calcium — Health ...
Calcium, the most abundant mineral in the body, is found in some foods, added to others, available as a dietary supplement, and present in some medicines (such as ...
- Physical Activity and Health | Physical Activity | CDC
The Benefits of Physical Activity. Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. It can help: Control your weight