About Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis literally means ‘porous bones’ and is often referred to as the fragile bone disease

Understanding osteoporosis

Confused about your treatment options? Find information on drugs and other treatments here.

Treatment options
Speak to a specialist nurse

Call our helpline FREE to speak to one of our nurses.

0808 800 0035

Lines are open from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. Calls are free from UK landline and mobiles.

About the Helpline

NOS Volunteers run osteoporosis support groups across the UK, where sufferers and their loved ones can share information and support. Find a local group.