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Jordanian Osteoporosis Prevention Society (JOPS)

"Be Good to Your Bones" wins award for Jordanian Osteoporosis Prevention Society


At the IOF World Wide Conference of Osteoporosis Patient Societies in Bangkok, Thailand on September 30, 2005 the Jordanian Osteoporosis Prevention Society was awarded an IOF-Novartis Osteoporosis Education Grant to the value of USD 10,000. The award-winning project, called “Be Good to Your Bones,” involves the production of a DVD for public and professional use covering safe and beneficial exercises. These exercises will target children, teenagers, and specific exercises for adults. Other types of exercises will cover target patients with osteoporosis but without fractures and patients with previous fractures. The DVD will be produced in several languages including Arabic, English, French, Spanish and German.

01.11.2005


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