IOF News

October 24, 2016
Get exclusive access to free slide sets which summarize notable research presented in Atlanta at the ASBMR 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.
October 24, 2016
Three seminal events put the spotlight on Armenia as a center of osteoporosis dialogue among central Asian & Eastern European countries; continued a dialogue about osteoporosis with leading health care professionals and policy makers; and advanced further educational initiatives for Armenian health care professionals.
October 20, 2016
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Today, on World Osteoporosis Day, the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) urges all adults to be alert to their risk for osteoporosis, a ‘silent’ disease which causes bones to become fragile and break easily.
October 20, 2016
Hoy, en el Día Mundial de la Osteoporosis, la Fundación Internacional de Osteoporosis (International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) llama a la población adulta a estar alerta sobre el riesgo de la osteoporosis, una enfermedad silenciosa que hace que los huesos se vuelvan frágiles y se quiebren con facilidad.
October 18, 2016
Expert review furthers understanding of fracture risk in diabetes and identifies future areas of research that will help better target patients in need of fracture prevention.
October 17, 2016
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October 10, 2016
An International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) report issued for World Osteoporosis Day identifies 10 major care gaps and solutions to the global healthcare crisis arising from fragility fractures.
October 10, 2016
Un informe de la Fundación Internacional de Osteoporosis (IOF) publicado con motivo del Día Mundial de la Osteoporosis identifica las 10 brechas principales en la atención y las soluciones a la crisis de salud mundial derivada de las fracturas por fragilidad.
October 3, 2016
While supporting the general sentiment of the NICE guidance, IOF statement strongly refutes the bisphosphonate specific recommendations which, if followed, are likely to further increase the treatment gap in osteoporosis.
September 26, 2016
Expert review explains why people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are at higher risk of bone fragility; examines the epidemiology of fractures and the effect of anti-diabetic medications on bone health.