IOF News

September 11, 2014
The global burden of osteoporosis and broken bones affects 200 million people worldwide and costs more than 45 billion USD. Are fracture liaison services the solution?
September 5, 2014
Find out more about this prestigious award, presented annually to an outstanding scientist in the bone and mineral field
September 2, 2014
Developed with COPN, the patient arm of Osteoporosis Canada, the Patients’ Bill of Rights is of relevance to osteoporosis societies worldwide.
September 2, 2014
Capture the Fracture rating system
Health professionals are invited to download new educational resource to help promote secondary fracture prevention and coordinator-based fracture liaison services.
August 20, 2014
Part three of the ‘Exercising your bones’ series gives you tips on improving your static and dynamic balance.
August 19, 2014
WOD 2013 event in Cordoba, Argentina
Find out about the many activities being planned on and around October 20 by IOF member organizations - and don't forget to put your event on the map too!
August 19, 2014
A first fracture can be a warning sign of more to come. Learn how you can identify the signs and avoid repeated bone breaks.
August 19, 2014
Join the conversation and exchange experiences with others affected by osteoporosis.
August 19, 2014
patient sits with doctor
Volunteers in clinical trials are 'heroes'. Without their involvement, many life-saving drugs and medical devices that are now available could not have been developed.
August 19, 2014
With the incidence of type 2 diabetes rising at alarming rates, osteoporosis management in diabetics is a topic of growing concern.