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The International Osteoporosis Foundation observes the World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) every year on October 20th to raise global awareness on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease. The 2019 theme is ‘Love your bones and Protect your future’.
Topics: Aging-associated diseases • Anatomy • Bone • Endocrine diseases • International Osteoporosis Foundation • Metabolic bone disease • Musculoskeletal system • Organ systems • Osteopathies • Osteoporosis • Skeletal disorders • World Osteoporosis Day
The World Thyroid Day (WTD) is observed every year on May 25 to promote awareness and understanding of thyroid health and the advances made in treating thyroid diseases. The thyroid gland is an important part of the body and is extremely important as it regulates metabolism, affects energy levels, crucial body functions, and heart rate. ..