• Common Causes of Falls in Seniors

    1 month ago - By Active Beat

    One of the biggest causes of disability and hospital admissions amongst seniors is a result of falls. Some might assume that falling is a natural part of aging and will do everything in their power to avoid these traumatic events. The good news is that falling is actually not a normal part of aging , and it's often caused by many other factors in play. As a physiotherapist, I often get to assist seniors in working towards preventing falls and maintaining their independence.
    From a physiological perspective, when someone increases in age past the age of 65, they tend to slow down, exercise...
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