A bone breaks every 3.6 minutes! Aussies need calcium + vitamin D + exercise for healthy bones

A bone breaks every 3.6 minutes! Aussies need calcium + vitamin D + exercise for healthy bones

New research was released today by the Australian Self Medication Industry showing that complementary medicines contribute to health outcomes and save the health system, government and taxpayer.

Osteoporosis CEO, Gail Morgan, said today “Complementary medicines such as calcium supplements and Vitamin D are important for people suffering with osteoporosis and low bone density.

Over 1.2 million Australians suffer daily with osteoporosis and over 6 million Australians have poor bone health.  Shockingly, less than half of all Australian adults get their daily recommended intake of calcium.  Calcium is essential for bone strength."

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