November 16, 2021- 10am –DALE SHERMAN about the silent thief, OSTEOPOROSIS – ZOOM

Dale Sherman is a long time North Vancouver resident, and as a CPA spent many years working in the commercial real estate industry in asset  management, responsible for a portfolio of shopping centres across Western Canada.

She was diagnosed with osteoporosis in 2012, and continues to enjoy  gardening, hiking local trails, and exploring many parts of BC and far reaching  locations around the  world. Retirement has allowed more time for volunteer  activities, and Dale works with Osteoporosis Canada as a Fracture Prevention Volunteer helping to educate others  about this disease that is often referred to as the silent thief.

 

Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by lone bone mass and deterioration of bone tissue, which can lead to increased risk of fracture.

At least 1 to 3 women and 1 in 5 men will suffer from an osteoporotic fracture in their life? Learn to reduce your risk of fracture.

Dale’s presentation was made online with a comprehensive review of all aspects of osteoporosis. It includes:

  • The risk of fracturing a bone
  • Maintaining healthy bones
  • Impact of nutrition & Physical activity

To get more information, Dale recommends going to the Osteoporosis Canada website Osteoporosis


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