Scans for brittle bones disease available throughout Dacorum

SCREENING of osteoporosis will be held across the borough.

A check-up for the condition – referred to as the fragile bone disease – will be held at Tring’s Red Cross Hall on January 31 from 2-6pm.

More screenings will be at Berkhamsted Civic Centre on February 1 from 9am to 12pm and Carey Baptist Church in Hemel Hempstead from 2-6pm.

The cost to be scanned is £20. Make an appointment by calling Healthcare on 0845 224 6784.