Chefang Community Health Service Center in SIP’s Xietang Sub-district organized an event at Songze Community Health Service Station on Oct 18 to mark the World Osteoporosis Day which is observed annually on Oct 20 to raise global awareness of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis.
The event started with a lecture where Xu Youjia, director of Department of Orthopedic Surgery at The Second Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, gave the participating residents a talk on prevention of osteoporosis through daily diets, scientific bone care and proper exercises.
After that Xu Youjia, Gao Xuefeng, deputy director of Department of Orthopedics at Xingtang Hospital, and several other doctors provided free diagnosis and treatments for residents with bone problems.
It is learnt that Gao will provide outpatient services at Chefang Community Health Service Center every Sunday morning from Oct 24.
October 19, 2021