World Osteoporosis Day

World Osteoporosis Day 2013 thematic report
Describes the importance of bone health to women and their families, to health care professionals and systems, as well as to policymakers and their governments (2013). Authored: Bess Dawson-Hughes, Ghada El-Hajj Fuleijan & Patricia Clark Published: World Osteoporosis Day 2013 Read more
Capture the Fracture: A global campaign to break the fragility fracture cycle Read more
Stop At One: Make your first break your last Issued for World Osteoporosis Day 2012, this patient brochure describes the importance of determining whether or not you have or are at risk of osteoporosis after your first fracture. Read more
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Every year the International Osteoporosis Foundation produces a thematic report exploring various aspects of osteoporosis prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Released to coincide with World Osteoporosis Day, these reports are valuable tools in the on-going effort to improve global bone. muscle and joint health. Read key findings and download the reports in multiple languages by following the... Read more
These brochures are freely available for download and use. They include easy-to-understand advice on building and maintaining strong bones at every stage of life, as well as tips on recognizing osteoporosis risk factors and minimizing the likelihood of fractures. Click on the images or links below for more information. Read more
This 16-page report, issued on World Osteoporosis Day 2009, aims to bring understanding of FRAX® to health professionals, policy makers, and interested laypersons. Read more


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