IOF News

May 20, 2015
The National Osteoporosis Foundation (USA) is celebrating National Osteoporosis Month with the launch of a campaign to 'Break Free from Osteoporosis'.
May 20, 2015
woman holding hand at ear - deafness
New study suggests that sudden hearing loss may be another broader health problem connected to osteoporosis: patients should seek treatment immediately if they experience hearing loss.
May 20, 2015
senior couple waiting for train on platform
The Canadian Osteoporosis Patient Network (COPN) provides excellent tips and tricks for travelling safely and comfortably for those with osteoporosis.
May 20, 2015
man lighting up cigarette
Smoking is associated with lower bone density and increased risk of experiencing a fracture. This World No Tobacco Day, follow these steps to eliminate this key risk factor.
May 20, 2015
group of Asian women exercising
A tailored exercise programme and weight loss can help relieve your osteoarthritis symptoms – but you need to stay the course.
May 8, 2015
Mother's day flowers from kids
Remind the person you love most about the five essential strategies for bone care, especially after the age of 50.
May 5, 2015
Where available, Trabecular Bone Score (TBS) can be used to modify the FRAX assessment and may be particularly useful in patients with FRAX probabilities around an intervention threshold level.
May 4, 2015
Congress Highlights - WCO Milan 2015
Get exclusive access to the latest research findings and symposia presentations; watch video commentaries from selected experts.
May 3, 2015
Oral Communications at WCO MIlan 2015
Close to 76% of oral presentations were published within three years as full papers in high- impact journals - showing that the annual World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases is a key forum for global research findings.
April 29, 2015
lab workers at EMRI
With its extensive outreach and national research since 2002, EMRI has increased public and health professional knowledge of osteoporosis throughout the country and taken important steps forward in quantifying the burden of the disease in Iran.