Guide to Understanding Bone Health

2017, 2nd Edition
By: 
Mary Alice Hartsock

Explore the long-term side effects of breast cancer treatment on your bones. Learn how your age and ethnic background impact your risk for developing osteopeniainfo-icon and osteoporosisinfo-icon, regardless of breast cancer history. Find out how chemotherapyinfo-icon, hormonal therapyinfo-icon and ovarian suppressioninfo-icon affect your risk for bone fractures, and how tests such as DEXA scans help your doctor measure bone mineral density. Get tools to maintain and build bone strength, including exercise, nutritioninfo-icon, supplements and medicines. 

This activity is supported by an educational donation provided by Amgen Oncologyinfo-icon

 

More In Bone Health

List Page June 1, 2017
Article May 15, 2017
Article August 31, 2015