World Osteoporosis Day 2021: History, Theme
Every year, World Osteoporosis day is celebrated on 20 October in the world. the main purpose of this day is to raise global awareness about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the disease.
- It also reminds the organizations, governments, and public authorities to take actions related to osteoporosis and fracture-related issues.
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World Osteoporosis Day 2021: History
- In 1996, the United Kingdom’s National Osteoporosis Society celebrated the first World Osteoporosis day. the European Commission also gave its support to the campaign.
- In 1988, two major organisations took responsibility to raise global awareness and International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) was established.
World Osteoporosis Day 2021: Theme
- The theme 2021 for World Osteoporosis Day is ‘Serve Up Bone Strength’. This theme highlights the overall bone health and the harmful effects it can have on your well-being if it is ignored.
World Osteoporosis Day 2021: FAQs
When World Osteoporosis Day is observed?
World Osteoporosis day is celebrated on 20 October
When was World Osteoporosis Day celebrated the first time?
In 1996, the United Kingdom’s National Osteoporosis Society celebrated the first World Osteoporosis day.
What is the theme of World Osteoporosis Day 2021?
The theme for World Osteoporosis Day 2021 is ‘Serve Up Bone Strength’.
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