Maroussi City Hall, Attica,
IASIS PHARMA, always maintaining its social corporate responsibility and support to medical experts and patients to the highest level, cooperated for once more with the Greek association for skeletal health “Petalouda” (this word stands for Butterfly in Greek) and carried out an event to inform people about various skeletal problems and osteoporosis prevention and confrontation. The event took place at the city hall of the municipality of Maroussi, Attica, where everyone who desired to, was submitted to a free bone density measurement which was carried out by health experts.
The Greek association for skeletal health “Petalouda” (osteocare.gr), is a nonprofit organization, officially recognized by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) and the World Health Organization (WHO). Petalouda is cooperating with the Research Laboratory for Musculosceletal System Diseases of the Medical School of the University of Athens, the Greek Osteoporosis Foundation and the Greek Company for Skeletal Metabolism Research.
“Petalouda” was founded in 1997 and consists of the sole recognized organization in Greece which is addressed to patients, mainly aiming to inform about subjects such as skeletal health problems, diet, physical exercise, psychology, preventing acts and others.