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May 25, 2020
As a member of The Health Charities Coalition of Canada (HCCC) our organization, Osteoporosis Canada, is pleased to see federal support for the establishment of the Canadian Drug Agency which […]

Calcitonin in the News

May 25, 2020
Important Changes to the Availability and Conditions of Use for Drugs Containing Calcitonin Calcitonin nasal spray for the treatment of osteoporosis is no longer available in Canada because of new […]

Canadians Putting Themselves at Risk for Osteoporosis: Survey

May 25, 2020
New survey reveals Canadians are largely unaware about osteoporosis and the serious consequences it can have on their health TORONTO, ON (February 2, 2016) – Snow and ice can make walking […]

Alberta’s Fracture Liaison Service Team Receives the Alberta Health Services President’s Excellence Award

May 25, 2020
Each year, Alberta Health Services (the province wide, fully-integrated health system in Alberta) recognizes exceptional accomplishments by teams across the province through the President’s Excellence Awards.  Alberta’s Fracture Liaison Service […]

Do You Know Your Risk?

May 25, 2020
Do you Know Your Risk? For most Canadians, everyday staircases, sidewalks and park slopes are nothing to be feared.

OC’s First FLS Audit Report

May 25, 2020
The results from Osteoporosis Canada’s first national Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) audit demonstrate the positive impact of Canadian FLSs on the lives of fragility fracture patients. The promising results, released […]

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall in Ottawa celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary

May 25, 2020
In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, Their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall were in attendance for many festivities in Ottawa on July 1st.

CAHC Fellow Award

May 25, 2020
The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) is a constituent of the Council of Canadian Academies, which was established in 2005.

2017 Lindy Fraser Award Presented To Dr. Stephanie Kaiser

May 25, 2020
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