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Latest Osteoporosis Canada Stories

2013-09-19 12:28:09

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - All across Canada this week, Osteoporosis Canada is hosting community events to raise awareness among Canadians about the seriousness of a broken bone. Not all broken bones are what they seem; sometimes, there are underlying causes that could lead to more broken bones if the individual is not properly assessed and treated. "It is not normal when a broken bone is caused by something as simple as a slip or fall from standing height, or making a bed...

2012-11-22 20:20:28

Provinical Governments List Aclasta on Public Drug Plans TORONTO, Nov. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - Osteoporosis Canada congratulates the Ontario government, the New Brunswick government, the Saskatchewan government and the British Columbia government for providing access to a new osteoporosis medication. Aclasta (zoledronic acid) is now available on public and private drug plans in Ontario, BC, SK, and NB meaning Canadians at high risk for fractures have access to increased treatment...

2012-06-15 06:24:09

TORONTO, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Join Osteoporosis Canada (OC) on June 17, 2012 as it celebrates 30 years of dedicated service to those with or at risk of osteoporosis.  Established in 1982, the first organization in the world committed solely to bone health. Osteoporosis Canada remains the only organization in Canada with this primary focus. Through its 22 chapters and network of health care professionals, OC disseminates information on building and maintaining bone health...