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Don’t Just Think Fall -- Think Fall Prevention for Seniors! by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert into fall a few weeks ago on September 22, it was also Falls Prevention Awareness Day... Making just a few adaptations to minimize the risk of falls can make a big difference...
Fall Prevention Needs to Be Stepped Up by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Fall prevention (not the season - I love fall!) needs to be stepped up. In fact, the long-term care arena and smart administrators should adopt fall prevention as a strategic cause...
Beating the Fall Time Change: How to Prevent Seasonal Affective Disorder by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine . The ending of Daylight Savings time and the falling back of the clocks yield darker mornings, early evenings..., if you are reading this you may experience symptoms that become noticeable at the onset of fall; feelings of mild...
Beating the Fall Time Change: How to Prevent Seasonal Affective Disorder by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine . The ending of Daylight Savings time and the falling back of the clocks yield darker mornings, early evenings..., if you are reading this you may experience symptoms that become noticeable at the onset of fall; feelings of mild...
Medicare Fraud Prevention Has Cases Falling Through the Cracks–Looks Who’s Getting the Contracts And Check Out the A by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven of how can a for profit company, traded on the stock exchange, be a solution to efficiently help prevent fraud... from that post. “Health Insurance and preventing fraud need to work together and you almost need some non...
Better Balance Can Help Prevent Falls by Dr B Doctor of Chiropracty Fall prevention is a major chiropractic issue. Many of the patients we see everyday... patients, has lead many chiropractors to seek more preventative measures regarding slips and falls...
National Falls Prevention Day by Ronni B. Patient Expert , has been declared by U.S. Senate Resolution 553 to be National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. That's not... reminder to be sure we have done all we can to prevent falling...
Let's Be Careful Out There: Falls Prevention for Elders by Ronni B. Patient Expert Next Sunday, 22 September, is Fall Prevention Awareness Day in the United States and that means... to prevent falling. FACTS ABOUT FALLS Here are the good – and frightening – facts about falls...
Tai chi helps prevent falls ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Tai chi helps prevent falls and improve mental health in the elderly Tai chi has particular health benefits for older people, including helping to prevent falls and improving mental...
How to Prevent Falls in Our Elderly by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven data. For instance, Cochrane just updated last week their 2008 interventions to prevent falls... participants.  Their conclusions?  Group & home exercises both reduced the rate of falls & risk of falling...

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Prevention Advice on preventing falls is relevant to everyone, but older people need to take spe ... » Read on
Introduction Slips, trips and falls are a very common cause of accidents with hundreds of thou ... » Read on