Monthly Archives: Apr 2017

IOF Global Patient Charter

Osteoporosis remains severely underdiagnosed and undertreated! Take action for a world without fragility fractures. Sign up for the IOF Global Patient Charter here.

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The stark reality of South Africa’s low calcium intake

It is no exaggeration to say that the effects of osteoporosis are crippling – that the causes of it can be effectively curtailed by knowing some simple dietary and lifestyle facts, therefore seems all the more concerning and unnecessarily cruel. Some disturbing statistics: The average daily intake of calcium in South Africa is approximately 400-500mg/day […]