Drug treatments for osteoporosis: Alendronate
For more information on this treatment, please read the Drug treatments for osteoporosis: Alendronate (alendronic acid or Fosamax) fact sheet.
Bones Joints and Muscles Video Library
BDA - The Association of UK Dietitians
The BDA is the only body in the UK representing the whole of the dietetic workforce. They are a trade union and professional body representing the professional, educational, public and workplace interests of their members.
Please view: Osteoporosis
Royal Osteoporosis Society
The society’s helpline provides tailored information about osteoporosis and bone health. You may have osteoporosis, or be a friend or family member of someone who does. Health and social care professionals are also invited to get in touch.
Osteoporosis - Calcium and Vitamin D facts
If you have osteoporosis it means that you have lost some bone material and your bones are more prone to break (fracture).
Vitamin D helps maintain healthy bones, muscles and teeth.