Addressing NCD Co-Morbidities: Shared Opportunities for Action

Addressing NCD Co-Morbidities: Shared Opportunities for Action
Published 23rd November 2016
Author NCD Alliance
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Description

In order to address NCD co-morbidities, concerted efforts are needed not only for treatment of chronic diseases but also to reduce population risk factors for NCDs. Like many other NCDs, risk factors for osteoporosis include tobacco use, alcohol use, unhealthy diet (specifically a lack of calcium or vitamin D), and age. Learn more by downloading this policy brief compiled by the NCD Alliance and the International Osteoporosis Foundation.