Osteoporosis occurs when bones lose minerals, such as calcium, more quickly than the body can replace them, leading to a loss of bone thickness (bone mass or density). As a result, bones become thinner and less dense, so that even a minor bump or accident can cause serious fractures.
The Bone Health program is designed to support people to develop the knowledge, confidence and skills to live well, stay strong and prevent fractures both now and in the future.
To access the Bone Health program, you need to
To check your eligibility, please review your fact sheet or contact Australian Unity on 13 29 39.
Call Australian Unity on 13 29 39 if you’d like to enrol in this program.