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A big thank you to everyone for helping Osteoporosis Dorset
4 Nov

A big thank you to everyone for helping Osteoporosis Dorset

Thanks to everyone who gave us their Green Waitrose Tokens when shopping in Ringwood, Hampshire. Osteoporosis Dorset got the most tokens and have received a £580.00 donation from the lovely people at Waitrose. Launched in 2008, Waitrose's Community Matters initiative has donated over £14 million to a range of charities and community groups and helped over 8,000 worthy causes. Using...

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Are you getting enough calcium?
5 Feb

Are you getting enough calcium?

The following information is taken from the International Osteoporosis Foundation. Calcium is essential for building and maintaining healthy bones at all ages. Find out whether you are getting enough of this important mineral in your daily diet by using this simple calculator. Click on the image below to use the calcium calculator.

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Life with Osteoporosis: the untold story
5 Feb

Life with Osteoporosis: the untold story

The following information is taken from the NOS website. In June 2014, the National Osteoporosis Society launched Life with Osteoporosis - a landmark study to find out more about the impact of osteoporosis and fragility fractures on people’s lives. 3228 people took part in the survey - the biggest sample we have ever achieved for a research project of this...

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