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    World Osteoporosis Day is October 11th

    Date: October 02, 2012

    The North American World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) media launch will be held Thursday, October 11, at the Hotel Marriot City Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, in conjunction with the ASBMR Annual Meeting.

    This year’s theme, “Capture the Fracture”, will highlight the urgent need to end the cycle of worldwide bone fragility. Local Minneapolis TV anchor Diana Pierce will moderate the event which will feature speakers from the International Osteoporosis Foundation, National Osteoporosis Foundation, National Bone Health Alliance and Osteoporosis Canada. A patient will also be giving a speech entitled “What Osteoporosis Means to Me – A Patient’s Story.” The event will close with a question and discussion period.