Speaking of Bones – Osteoporosis and Bone Health

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Speaking of Bones – Osteoporosis and Bone Health

2021-06-16 @ 2:00 pm3:00 pm

Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP) – Manitoba Chapter invites you to attend a free webinar on Osteoporosis and Bone Health with Pat McCarthy-Briggs, founding member of Osteoporosis Canada in Manitoba.

Osteoporosis is a diagnosis no one wants to hear. However, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men will suffer an osteoporotic fracture during their lifetime. This webinar addresses the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis and includes:

  • What you need to know about your bones and bone health
  • What you need to know about living well if you have been diagnosed
  • How to maintain healthy bones and reduce the risk of osteoporosis and fractures

To register, please email winnipeg@carp.ca and provide your name, email, and phone number. You will receive a confirmation email and on June 12th, you will receive the Zoom link for the webinar.

Details

Date:
2021-06-16
Time:
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm