About NIH/Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center
The NIH/Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center (ORBDNRC) provides patients, health professionals, and the public with an important link to resources and information on metabolic bone diseases such as osteoporosis, Paget’s disease of bone, osteogenesis imperfecta, and primary hyperparathyroidism. Specific populations include the elderly, men, women, adolescents, and minorities. The Resource Center offers materials in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Lao, Cambodian, and Vietnamese. NIH ORBD NRC is supported under a contract from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH, with contributions from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health, DHHS Office on Women’s Health, and the National Institute on Aging. NIH ORBD NRC is operated by the National Osteoporosis Foundation.