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Can Paget's disease be prevented?

The exact cause of Paget's disease is not known; therefore, it is difficult to prevent. Regular exercise and consuming enough calcium and vitamin D can strengthen your bones, but not necessarily prevent Paget's disease. Once Paget's disease has been diagnosed, taking appropriate medication can prevent the disease from progressing quickly.

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