IOF News

June 14, 2018
Just published! ‘Osteoporosis - A Lifecourse Epidemiology Approach to Skeletal Health’, a 14-chapter book edited by Nicholas Harvey and Cyrus Cooper.
June 13, 2018
To raise awareness of osteoporosis and its prevention as a public health issue, volunteers from the Patient Society OSTEORUS and representatives of the Russian Association on Osteoporosis (RAOP) participated in the prestigious Forum’s interactive events.
June 11, 2018
osteoporosis international, scientific peer-reviewed journal
Position Statement finds that American College of Physicians guidelines are outdated, due in part to the endorsement of treatment based on T-scores rather than fracture risk assessment, and failure to adequately consider anabolic therapies.
June 11, 2018
Capture the Fracture® felicita al Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) del Centro de Investigación Ósea de Guadalajara, México, por lograr la excelencia en sus servicios de prevención de fracturas.
June 11, 2018
Capture the Fracture® congratulates the Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) at Centro de Investigación Ósea, Mexico for achieving excellence in its FLS services.
May 23, 2018
IOF thanks IOF member Jorge Morales-Torres for the generous donation of two paintings. As abstract representations of fractures, the artwork reminds us all that we must take action to prevent broken bones due to osteoporosis.
May 23, 2018
A large survey by the Italian Society of Rheumatology reveals the need for more public awareness about rheumatologic diseases in the country.
May 15, 2018
In seniors with osteoporosis, dietary protein intake above currently recommended levels may help to reduce bone loss and fracture risk, especially at the hip, provided calcium intakes are adequate.
May 15, 2018
La ingesta de proteínas alimentaria por encima de los niveles actualmente recomendados para las personas mayores con osteoporosis puede ayudar a reducir la pérdida ósea y el riesgo de fracturas, especialmente en la cadera, si es acompañada por una adecuada ingesta de calcio.
May 11, 2018
May is National Osteoporosis Month in the USA, and NOF has introduced several new resources to inform and encourage the public to take action for bone health and fracture prevention.