[Prevention of osteoporosis in childhood and adolescence].

Abstract

Osteoporosis prevention starts in childhood and adolescence. These periods are important to achieve adult peak bone mass and establish health behaviors. Health behaviors influence the development of osteoporosis later in life, so we should aim osteoporosis prevention efforts toward children and adolescents by encouraging habits that promote bone growth and… (More)

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@article{Kinuta2004PreventionOO, title={[Prevention of osteoporosis in childhood and adolescence].}, author={Keiko Kinuta and Yoshiki Seino}, journal={Clinical calcium}, year={2004}, volume={14 11}, pages={51-5} }