Bone Health and Osteoporosis Prevention
Did you know that, on average, women lose up to 10 percent of their bone mass during the first five years after menopause? However, a reduction in that loss is possible with early interventions! Be part of the educational solution and learn how to screen your patients early and raise their awareness of bone health and osteoporosis risk with this mini-power course.
NOTE: Participants have 90 days of unlimited access to this course from date of registration.
Menopause significantly speeds bone loss and increases the risk of osteoporosis.
With research indicating that up to 20% of bone loss can happen during these stages and approximately 1 in 10 women over the age of 60 are affected by osteoporosis worldwide. shouldn't we make this a focus when screening patients? As healthcare practitioners, we can provide women with early education about the aspects of menopause regarding their bone health as part of their front-line defense to keep their bones healthy through the lifespan.
Bone Health Statistics
This mini-power course will educate you on current statistics and share insights on the numbers and menopause-related risks to bone health and osteoporosis prevention.
Within this training, you'll review what is included in osteoporosis screening and how to use a quick screening test as an informative tool to guide discussion on future individual risks and treatment options with your patients.
Bone Health Education
This special training focuses on bone health and osteoporosis prevention education for women and preps you with tools to use when educating your patients.