IOF News

December 19, 2014
Showcase your research findings to the world’s largest audience of musculoskeletal disease experts at WCO-IOF-ESCEO MILAN 2015.
December 17, 2014
Recommendations guide health care providers on assessment, exercise prescription, and safe movement for individuals with osteoporosis; provide examples of spine-sparing techniques.
December 16, 2014
European Union flag
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) are lending their support to the fight against bone, muscle and joint diseases - Invite your local MEP to join the EP Osteoporosis Interest Group.
December 16, 2014
osteoporosis medications
Medical advances and therapies that benefit millions of people can only be realized thanks to the patient volunteers who participate in clinical trials: you too can help by enrolling in a study near you.
December 16, 2014
Fracture risk ahead
The popular online tool to calculate 10-year risk of osteoporotic fracture should be part of any bone health assessment.
December 16, 2014
woman walking through blizzard
If you have osteoporosis and have to cope with winter weather, you’ll want to read this helpful advice for outdoor safety from Canada’s Osteoporosis Patient Network.
December 16, 2014
couple sitting in the sun
One researchers says the current public health debate is dominated by concerns about cancer, with little focus on the health benefits of safe exposure to sunlight.
December 11, 2014
Progress in Osteoporosis journal
Volume 14 issue 3 includes incisive reviews on the antifracture efficacy of different therapies, calcium supplements, anabolic therapy, risk factors, and bone’s material composition.
December 8, 2014
EU Policy meeting in Brussels, Belgium
Joint meeting of the European Parliament Osteoporosis Interest Group and the EU Osteoporosis Consultation Panel showcases national-level advocacy efforts.
December 5, 2014
Stephen Hough
IOF and the osteoporosis community have lost a respected and much loved colleague and friend.