This week marks the annual Bone and Joint Action Week, dedicating specific days to major conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. Activities are planned in countries around the world aimed at highlighting the significant impact of these disorders on millions of children, adults and elderly people worldwide. Focus days include:
October 12: World Arthritis Day
October 16: World Spine Day
October 17: World Trauma Day
October 19: World Pediatric Bone & Joint Day
October 20: World Osteoporosis Day
Read more about each initiative during this important week.