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UC Wellness Talk: "Osteoporosis: A Battle of the Bones"
Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: 454 University Hall

Description:

Osteoporosis is the thinning of bone tissue and loss of bone density over time.  Researchers estimate that about 1 out of 5 American women over the age of 50 have osteoporosis. About half of all women over the age of 50 will have a fracture of the hip, wrist, or vertebra (bones of the spine).

Join Nadia Yaqub, adjunct assistant professor of medicine, as she discusses osteoporosis and proper bone health. Yaqub specializes in
endocrinology, diabetes, thyroid disease and metabolic disorders and will also discuss general recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis.

R
egistration is required. Please register at www.uc.edu/hr/trainingopp.

Feel free to bring your lunch.

Related Links:

www.uc.edu/hr/trainingopp

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