How you can raise awareness this World Osteoporosis Day
17 Oct 2018
This Saturday is World Osteoporosis Day. Can you help raise more awareness of osteoporosis and bone health?
It's surprising how few people know they can take action to help their bones stay stronger for longer.
As a supporter of the charity, you are one of the nation's experts on the importance of good bone health.
Here are three ways you can share your wisdom this World Osteoporosis Day.
1. Share our World Osteoporosis Day webpage with your family and friends
The webpage explains what osteoporosis is, its impact, and how your loved ones can reduce their risk by living well for their bones.
You could share the page on social media, by email or word-of-mouth.
Here's the address you can share:
If you share it on social media, use the hashtag #WorldOsteoporosisDay to be a part of the conversation.
2. Take the bone health pledge
Can you pledge to find someone under the age of 30 and tell them about bone health?
Join hundreds of other supporters who've pledged for World Osteoporosis Day, and help the younger generations take action now for their bones.
Pledging is easy, and costs nothing more than your time:
- Visit nos.org.uk/Pledge
- Click 'Yes, I pledge', to make your pledge count
- Tell someone under 30
3. Use our infographics about the impact of osteoporosis to start conversations about bone health
Visit our pages to share the posts with your friends and followers, or save a graphic from below to post it yourself.
Thank you for helping raise awareness of osteoporosis and bone health. It's people like you who can make the difference.