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Hong Kong Osteoporosis Foundation

World Osteoporosis Day Health Exhibition in Hong Kong

The exhibition was co-organised by The Hong Kong Osteoporosis Foundation, Jockey Club Centre for
Osteoporosis Care and Control of The Chinese
University of Hong Kong, and Hospital Authority
New Territories East Cluster. About 1,000 people of all ages attended the event.

Date: 20 October 2002 (Sunday)
Venue: G/F. and 1/F., School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin,N.T., Hong Kong

Programmes include:
Exhibition: a set of display boards on the prevention of osteoporosis and educational leaflets; display of high calcium food; devices and equipment for home safety to prevent falls.

Health assessment tests: ultrasound bone density measurement, test on risk of fall, posture and grip strength

Health talks by medical professionals

Demonstration of exercises


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