Harvard Men's Health Watch

Osteoporosis caution: Men at risk

Although osteoporosis is thought of as a woman's disease, millions of men are at risk as well. While genetic factors and aging are beyond control, other risk factors, such as lifestyle, diet, hormones, and medications, can be controlled or changed.
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