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  1. Osteomyelitis

    Osteomyelitis means an infection of bone which can either be recent or longstanding.

  2. Osteopathy

    Osteopathy recognises the importance of the musculoskeletal system to a person?s health and wellbeing.

  3. Osteoporosis

    A healthy, calcium-rich diet and regular physical activity throughout life can help prevent osteoporosis.

  4. Osteoporosis and exercise

    Exercise can reduce the risk of fractures resulting from osteoporosis by both slowing the rate of bone loss, and reducing the person?s risk of falling by building muscle strength and improving balance.

  5. Osteoporosis in children

    Osteoporosis in children is rare and usually caused by an underlying medical condition.

  6. Osteoporosis in men

    Up to 25 per cent of all fractures that occur in people with osteoporosis and osteopenia, occur in men.

  7. Otoplasty (external ear surgery)

    Ear correction surgery, or otoplasty, is usually done to move prominent ears closer to the head or to reduce the size of large ears.

  8. Ovarian cancer

    Many women with early stage ovarian cancer may not have any symptoms.

  9. Ovulation and fertility

    The female body shows several signs of ovulation and you may experience some or all of these signs.

  10. Ovulation pain

    Ovulation pain is usually harmless, but can sometimes indicate various medical conditions such as endometriosis.