New resources from the Osteoporosis Strategy: Plan ahead for a New Year without falls

Make this year your year to avoid falls

Falls are the number one reason for injury-related death, hospitalization and emergency department visits for older adults in Canada (Parachute, 2023). Provincial Geriatrics Leadership Ontario is pleased to share two new resources from the Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy that can help older adults and others ring in a New Year without falls.

Your Guide to Strong Bones” provides important tips for good nutrition to build strong bones. “Too Fit to Fracture” summarizes evidence based recommendations to help reduce the risk of fractures.

Find out more:

Visit the Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy website. Direct link to clinical practice tools found here.

View additional clinical resources and learning materials at Osteoporosis Canada

Learn about the Ontario Fall Prevention Collaborative