Thursday, October 20, 2016

World Osteoporosis Day

World Osteoporosis Day is October 20th!

WOD is dedicated to raising awareness of the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease.

Osteoporosis is a disease where decreased bone strength increases the risk of a broken bone.

When having osteoporosis you are at greater risk of breaking about any bone in your body. In fact, the first sign of osteoporosis for many people is a broken bone.

By using hands-on approach for treatment, chiropractors can help prevent osteoporosis from getting worse as well as treat an osteoporosis-related injury.

Your long term bone and muscle health starts now! Take early action by following these tips:

Regular exercise
A bone healthy diet
Consulting a doctor about osteoporosis

Sources: Wikipedia. http:// Freed Chiropractic Clinic, Ally Wilson. September 26, 2016,

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