Adults & Fractures
Talking with your Doctor
Talking with your Orthopedist
Vertebral Compression Fractures
OI and Osteoporosis
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Vitamin D Research
Cause of Death in OI
Cochlear Implants: Personal Story
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OI Issues: Pregnancy Issues for Women with OI
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Most of the information was compiled to encourage/assist people attending conference, but it's applicable to any future travel plans.
Information about installing airbag cutoff switches in your vehicle.
Traveling by air with oxygen or a wheelchair is manageable, with proper advance planning.
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Several centers across the United States are participating in a study on the effectiveness of Forteo as a treatment for adults with OI.Click here for details about the Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD trial. Click here for details about the Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR trial.