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Secondary Osteoporosis

There are four main types of osteoporosis: primary; secondary; Osteogenesis imperfecta; and Juvenile. Primary osteoporosis is the most common form and is largely a consequence of the bone recycling mechanisms becoming less efficient as one ages or goes though the menopause. Osteogenesis imperfecta is also known as brittle bone disease and is genetic in nature. […]