Osteoporosis affects one in two women over the age of 50 and results in bones becoming weaker and breaking more easily. Dr Amelia Moore is currently studying whether adding vitamin K to the current treatment regime can improve bone health in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. She is also looking at a new imaging procedure for diagnosing Paget’s disease of bone. Come and hear more about the latest research into how we can keep our bones healthy.
Speaker: Amelia Moore, Research Fellow and Osteoporosis Unit Manager, King’s College London at Guy’s campus.
This talk was facilitated by Holly Story, Assistant Media Officer, Wellcome Collection.
This packed lunch event was recorded live on Wednesday 20 January 2016 at Wellcome Collection.