IOF News

October 13, 2015
Results of the first study investigating the effects of neighbourhood food environment on bone mass from birth to six years of age also finds that greater neighbourhood access to healthy specialty stores is linked to higher bone mass in young children.
October 11, 2015
A retired couple enjoy a wholesome breakfast filled with calcium.
A pesar de recientes informes periodísticos, la ingesta diaria recomendada de calcio y vitamina D, junto con otros nutrientes importantes, son vitales para la salud ósea y muscular.
October 6, 2015
healthy nutrition, healthy bones report
Review issued in advance of World Osteoporosis Day shows how bone-healthy diets throughout life help to protect against osteoporosis in old age.
October 5, 2015
IOF-WWC 2015 Athens attendees
IOF members from 39 countries met in Athens for the 15th IOF Worldwide Conference of Osteoporosis Patient Societies from September 11-13, 2015.
October 5, 2015
OIFE logo
More than 70 delegates from 21 different countries attended the ‘Soft Tissues & Soft Issues’ event, organized by the Norwegian OI‐organization (NFOI) together with the umbrella organizations OI-Norden and OIFE.
October 4, 2015
Give your input and make your voice heard: the Action Plan has the potential to become an invaluable advocacy tool to aid in your national-level efforts.
October 2, 2015
A retired couple enjoy a wholesome breakfast filled with calcium.
Don’t be unsettled by recent media reports: achieving recommended dietary intakes of calcium and vitamin D, together with other important nutrients, is necessary for optimum bone health.
October 1, 2015
Submit your abstract to the 2016 World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis & Musculoskeletal Diseases - a high-impact forum for your best research.
September 30, 2015
To mark World Osteoporosis Day, IOF has launched a membership contest: new IOF members in the month of October are eligible to win one of 20 Love Your Bones supporter packages.
September 28, 2015
Osteoporosis Canada announced the release of the first-ever national guideline on preventing fractures in long-term care homes, where fractures are significantly more common than among seniors in the community.