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Upcoming Meetings and Events

June 7 - 9, 2019
Stellenbosch, South Africa
June 28 - 28, 2019
San Diego,CA, United States
The course will underscore the knowledge necessary to establish and run a secondary fracture prevention program. 7 hours of CME and CNE credits are available.
July 18 - 20, 2019
Campinas, Brazil

Our Bone Health Advocates

Britt Ekland, Swedish actress

I am an actor and staying slim is part of the job, so like most celebrities I have been on a diet for most of my adult life. As a result, my body has been deprived of essential vitamins and nutrients, which no doubt contributed to my osteoporosis. I do worry terribly about today's female celebrities, who are even thinner than our generation was. And the worst thing is that other women feel they have to copy the people they see looking so slim in magazines and in the films.