The National Osteoporosis Foundation works to prevent osteoporosis and broken bones by promoting the importance of building strong bones for life through awareness, education, advocacy and research programs. As a dedicated month when we work to focus public attention on osteoporosis, the millions of people affected and broken bones caused, National Osteoporosis Month is an important part of this effort.
Here are a few of the recent statistics on osteoporosis:
National Osteoporosis Month takes place each May and is a time we can all come together to Break Free from Osteoporosis. Please download and share the information and materials below to join us in spreading the word about the importance of building strong bones for life.
Our 2014 campaign poster is available in a variety of sizes and formats. Please download it today and join us in encouraging others to Break Free from Osteoporosis.
Download the materials below to get the facts on osteoporosis and the steps you can take to prevent it.
With more than 21,000 participants, NOF's online support community hosted by Inspire is an excellent resource for people to discuss bone health topics of interest. Join the online community today.
NOF hosted a free webinar Wednesday, May 14 on the role of nutrition in building and maintaining bone health to help participants:
If you missed the live event, register to view the archive today. The webinar was made possible thanks to generous support from: