IOF News

April 15, 2015
women laughing and talking
Canadian-Australian study seeks participants for a trial that will provide valuable insights on the effects of exercise on key patient-centered outcomes.
April 15, 2015
springtime gardening
By following certain safety precautions, many people with osteoporosis can continue to enjoy gardening while benefiting from the outdoor physical activity it provides.
April 15, 2015
fitness coach in functional fitness training
Applied properly, this form of multi-muscle exercise can make everyday activities easier and ultimately improve your quality of life.
April 15, 2015
a senior woman with a broken arm in rehabilitation
If you’re over the age of 50 and have broken your wrist after a simple fall, look more closely. It can be a warning sign of more broken bones to come.
April 15, 2015
A female doctor performing a DXA test
An international panel has released new guidelines on the management of bone density decline among people with HIV.
April 8, 2015
crowded street crossing in Hong Kong
Fractures in China’s elderly population represent a growing economic burden to the Chinese healthcare system: costs will rise from approximately USD 10 billion in 2010 to USD 25.4 billion in 2050.
March 30, 2015
Find out more about Fracture Liaison Services (FLS), the most cost-effective model for preventing secondary osteoporotic fractures. Sign up for the Capture the Fracture® webinar on April 15 and other upcoming webinars.
March 29, 2015
International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) recognizes leading investigator for outstanding scientific contributions to musculoskeletal research.
March 29, 2015
Hip fractures account for an estimated £1.1 billion in hospital costs annually; costs expected to increase dramatically with ageing of the population.
March 29, 2015
Award supports research study investigating benefits of yogurt consumption on bone microstructure in the elderly.