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Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week

2015 Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week

This week is Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week. 54% of Americans over 18 have these conditions.

Americans and Bone and Joint Conditions

 

1 in 3 people over 18 needed medical care for bone and joint conditions in the last decade, 19% more than the last decade.

Bone and Joint Care

 

Bone and joint conditions are the most common cause of long-term pain and disability worldwide.

Bones and Joints and Long-Term Disabilities

 

Since Baby Boomers started on Medicare, the cost of bone and joint health has risen, and is expected to continue for decades.

The Cost of Bone and Joint Health

 

October 16th was World Arthritis Day. Find an event and resources or get involved.

World Arthritis Day

 

October 17th was World Spine Day. Learn more about protecting your back and spine at work.

October 18th was World Trauma Day. Around the world, people are still learning to protect a life in critical situations. Learn more.

World Trauma Day