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  • Word! Osteoporosis for Kids


    In osteoporosis, a person's bones are weakened by a loss of bone density, and the bones may break more easily.

  • Word! O for Kids


    Oh! Learn the health and medical words that start with O.

  • Female Athlete Triad for Teens


    Female athlete triad is a combination of three conditions: disordered eating, amenorrhea (loss of a girl's period), and osteoporosis (a weakening of the bones).

  • Compression Fracture of the Spine for Parents


    A compression fracture of the spine is when the vertebrae (bones that form the spine) collapses. People with weakened bones can get them from a minor fall or with no trauma at all.

  • 5 Reasons for Girls to Play Sports for Teens


    Playing organized sports can help girls do better off the field as well as on. Find out how.

  • Compression Fracture of the Spine for Teens


    A compression fracture of the spine is when the vertebrae (bones that form the spine) collapses. People with weakened bones can get them from a minor fall or with no trauma at all.

  • Compulsive Exercise for Parents


    Even though exercise has many positive benefits, too much can be harmful. Teens who exercise compulsively are at risk for both physical and psychological problems.

  • Calcium for Teens


    Your parents were right to make you drink milk when you were little. It's loaded with calcium, a mineral vital for building strong bones and teeth.

  • Did My Period Stop Because of Too Much Exercise? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Celiac Disease Special Needs Factsheet for Educators


    What teachers should know about celiac disease, and how to help students with the digestive disorder succeed in school.