IOF News

October 27, 2007
A generous donation by the Foundation will be used to support the first Asian Bone of the IOF 206 Bone Fund and to fund various activities within the IOF Asian program.
October 22, 2007
HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein and Ali Bin Chakar, Under Secretary of the Minister of Health lend VIP support global launch event
October 21, 2007
SMS messaging - this unique method to raise awareness of osteoporosis is part of the Saudi Arabian government's national osteoporosis campaign.
October 19, 2007
In addition to the global launch of World Osteoporosis Day in Dubai, public events and ambitious campaigns are being held throughout the region.
October 19, 2007
World Osteoporosis Day celebrated in some 80 countries
October 17, 2007
More than 20 journalists attended the World Osteoporosis Day 2007 press event for EU-based, Belgian and Francophone media.
October 14, 2007
IOF to launch largest World Osteoporosis Day campaign to date; events to involve national osteoporosis societies in more than 80 countries.
October 9, 2007
An event organized in New Delhi by the Arthritis Foundation of India (AFI) in association with IOF and Tetra Pak brought women achievers together to speak out against osteoporosis.
September 25, 2007
September 26, 2007 is World School Milk Day. Milk and other dairy products are the most readily available sources of calcium, a nutrient which is essential for bone health at all ages.
September 23, 2007
IOF has launched two new resources to help tackle the significant worldwide issue of osteoporosis patients not staying on treatment, known as 'non-adherence'.