[Osteoporosis as a lifestyle-related disease].

  • Hiroaki Ohta
  • Published 2011 in
    Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical…


Osteoporosis is now counted among the so-called lifestyle-related diseases, as its pathogenesis is multi-factorial, and involves aging, decreased estrogen secretion, and a disruption of various lifestyle factors. However, it has also come to be referred to as a "life function-related disease" that impairs the functional health of affected patients. With… (More)