World Osteoporosis Day

Thunderclap IOF call to action
For this year’s World Osteoporosis Day, IOF has launched a social media campaign called Thunderclap. Thunderclap is a new social media tool/website that allows people to pledge to Tweet or Facebook a message to all on the same time of day – and at the exact same time – to have the maximum effect. Read more
World Osteoporosis Day 2016 banner
IOF is pleased to present the new ‘Love Your Bones – Protect your Future’ World Osteoporosis Day video. The video describes the impact of osteoporosis and the five key steps that every person can take to help prevent the disease and related fragility fractures. Read more
World Osteoporosis Day 2016 banner
Under its theme of Love Your Bones: Protect Your Future, World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) 2016 is calling upon the general public to take early action to protect their bone and muscle health, and for health authorities and physicians to protect their communities’ bone health. With the launch of this year's campaign, Professor John A. Kanis, President of IOF, stated, Read more
La Fundación Internacional de Osteoporosis (IOF) lanza un llamado a la acción para el Día Mundial de la Osteoporosis de este año; la fecha se celebra anualmente en todo el mundo el 20 de octubre para generar conciencia sobre la osteoporosis. Read more
El Día Mundial de la Osteoporosis (WOD, por sus siglas en inglés), conmemorado el 20 de octubre de cada año, es una campaña anual que dirige la atención de los medios de comunicación y el público en general a la osteoporosis y enfermedades relacionadas. Read more
World Osteoporosis Day (WOD), observed on October 20th each year, is in fact an annual campaign which effectively drives media and public attention to osteoporosis and related diseases. Read more
World Osteoporosis Day 2015 Roundtalbe in Armenia
The 4th Leadership Roundtable on Osteoporosis in Armenia was held at the Marriott Hotel in Yerevan, Armenia on the afternoon of October 26, 2015. Read more
World Osteoporosis Day 2015 event in Russia
This year the Russian Osteoporosis Association and its patient society OsteoRus have pulled out all the stops for a wide reaching World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) awareness campaign. Read more
The free online tool helps people calculate their approximate daily calcium intake based on their typical weekly diet. > IOF Calcium Calculator > Survey results infographic Read more
Associação Portuguesa de Osteoporose celebrates World Osteoporosis Day in Porto
Representing the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), Chief Executive Officer Judy Stenmark will participate at World Osteoporosis Day events being held in Porto, Portugal. The extensive three-day campaign is organized by IOF member society Associação Portuguesa de Osteoporose (APO). Read more


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