IOF News

October 20, 2014
man blindfolded
Osteoporosis can lead to painful fractures, disability and early death, but continues to be ignored by the general public and neglected by doctors during routine physical check-ups.
October 17, 2014
roundtable participants
The Roundtable, with the participation of the First Lady of Armenia and other distinguished speakers, called for osteoporosis be included in the Government’s priorities for disease prevention.
October 16, 2014
WOD 2014 European Launch
World Osteoporosis Day press event held in Ghent previews findings of important new survey and outlines heavy burden of osteoporosis and fractures on Belgian population.
October 15, 2014
Pope Francis receives WOD14 thematic report
IOF President John Kanis, IOF CEO Judy Stenmark, and F.I.R.M.O. President Maria-Luisa Brandi present Pope Francis with the new 2014 World Osteoporosis Day report.
October 9, 2014
osteoporosis in men
New report shows men are not being adequately diagnosed or treated for osteoporosis, with those suffering a hip fracture twice as likely to die compared to women.
October 8, 2014
Osteoporosis New Zealand’s ‘BoneCare 2020’ is on track to realize improved quality and cost reduction in hip fracture care and prevention by 2015.
October 1, 2014
Progress in Osteoporosis journal
Read this and other incisive reviews in the latest issue of IOF’s free review journal ‘Progress in Osteoporosis'.
October 1, 2014
Two women walking down a shopping street in Italy.
Find out how early action for strong bones and muscles helps set the foundation for continued mobility and quality of life in seniors.
September 29, 2014
IOF Regionals Taipei '14
Learn about the latest advances in osteoporosis management at this key regional event - and earn up to 14 CME credits
September 17, 2014
senior man sitting on bench in the park
With advancing age the body changes and so do calcium and vitamin D needs.