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Family History is Key Risk Factor in Developing Osteoporosis
Phreesia Works with Osteoporosis Experts to Expand its Measurement Guided Care Program
Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Americans in Jeopardy. DXA Task Force Urges Congress to Pass Bill to Protect Patient Access

National Osteoporosis Foundation with the Bone Coalition Issues a National Action Plan for Bone Health
Bisphosphonates Linked to Bone, Joint and/or Muscle Pain
Osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Recommendations for Calcium and Vitamin D3 Intake

May is the Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month!

Download free copies of the 2009 Awareness Postcard and Poster.


Celebrate NOF’s 25th Anniversary at the annual awards dinner, where two-time Academy Award-winning actress and patient advocate, Sally Field, will accept an award!

Click here for more details or call (202) 721-6342.

Joiin NOF as we build on the progress of the past 25 years and continue to fight against osteoporosis!

Upcoming Events

Participate in our 2009 Events!
May Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
May 20 Silver Silhouette Awards Dinner
September 24 A Gift from Mothers to Daughters
October 20 World Osteoporosis Day

October 26

Gourmet for Good

Invite your friends to join the fight against osteoporosis

Order commemorative 25th Annivesary merchandise

Special Anniversary Pearls of Strength®

Funds raised from the sale of Pearls of Strength® bracelets help NOF promote our programs of awareness, education, advocacy and research.


Join Steps for Strong Bones® and be part of this national effort to increase awareness of osteoporosis while raising funds to support NOF’s programs of awareness, advocacy, education and research.

Register for NOF’s Steps for Strong Bones® events.  Find out more and locate an event near you!

Advocate for Bone Health!

Ask Congress to reverse DXA reimbursement cuts and protect patient access to osteoporosis testing

JOIN THE BONE HEALTH ADVOCACY NETWORK and get the tools you need to become an effective advocate for bone health.

BONE HEALTH ADVOCATES SURVEY Help us tailor our advocacy programs to your needs and interests.

A Reference Guide for Osteoporosis Reimbursement Policy for Healthcare Professionals

Download the Patient Information Brochure:
Paying for Your Osteoporosis Medications: What You Need to Know

To order a print copy free of charge, please contact Betty Hawkins at 1-800-231-4222

May 21st, 2009: Congressional Briefing: Achieving a National Vision for
Bone Health

Read about the National Action Plan for Bone Health

Help Fight Osteoporosis

Join NOF's Online Support Community

Together we're better - National Osteoporosis Foundation Support Community

Connect. Share. Inspire.

This is your place on the Web to meet friends, ask questions, and share stories about osteoporosis and bone health - all within a safe, secure environment. We hope you'll enjoy the time you spend here.



Support NOF and mark a milestone in your loved one's life by creating
a personalized tribute page

Become a Health Professional Member!

Professional Membership in NOF provides access to the latest scientific information, publications and programs on the causes, prevention and treatment of osteoporosis as well as access to patient education materials.


Partner with the Health Care Community by becoming a PPN Member.

Educational Resources for Health Professionals bonesource

The NOF Learning Center

Click here for Continuing Education Certificates- Deadline to Access June 06, 2009

Click here to purchase ISO8 audio recordings

Click here for the latest CE Opportunities

Osteoporosis International

Annual Subscription Rates through NOF:

NOF members $175 (a savings of $87)
Non-members $195 (a savings of $67)

Discounted subscriptions in the U.S. are only available through NOF.

NOF's New Clinician's Guide


To order printed copies of the Guide, fill out the order form and mail or fax it to us with your payment.

FRAX- WHO Fracture Risk Assessment Tool

Click here to learn about the updates made to the Frax Tool

Educational Resources for General Public

The Bone Tool Kit

The Bone Tool Kit is a great resource with easy-to-read information on bone health and osteoporosis for health professionals and the general public. It is available in English and Spanish.

The Osteoporosis Report

Surgeon General’s Report on Bone Health & Osteoporosis

What It Means to You

Other Educational Materials

Beat The Break:
Home Safety Checklist

Can It Happen to You?- Risk Factor Questionnaire

Guidelines for Safe Movement

NOF's 2009 Awareness and Prevention Month Materials

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