Fit to a T - Virtual Program
Osteoporosis is the most prevalent bone condition among Americans with nearly one in two women, and one in four men, likely to suffer from it in their lifetime. Osteoporosis is debilitating, reducing a
person’s freedom of movement, and leads to high incidences of hip and spine fractures. Prevention education is essential to lowering the burden of disease.
“Fit to a T” is the USBJI’s response to the Surgeon General’s first-ever report on bone health and osteoporosis. In partnership with the Public Library Association and the National Network of Libraries
of Medicine this education program presented by Katiuska Peppard, BSN, RN, CMSRN, is called “Fit to a T” because the T-score is the measure of a person’s bone density and susceptibility to fragility