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What To Do After Falling In the Shower

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What to do after falling in the shower? It is much better to be proactive about fall prevention than to be sorry later. Since showers are wet and slippery, they can be a dangerous place in the home.  The consequences of a fall in the shower can be life altering for a senior. It may …

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Rollator Walker Safety

Rollator Walker Safety Handout

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My wife was particularly concerned about dad having a fall when we first got his rollator. She had read some horror stories about elderly people falling when using a walker. So I wanted to do some research to find out what we could do to make sure dad was safe. Luckily, most rollator accidents are …

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Consequences Of Falls In Elderly

Consequences of Falls in The Elderly

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We saw this one catching up as the years rushed past. Suddenly, it seemed more people our age were using walking sticks and rollators. Then we saw an elderly person with a broken leg in a wheelchair. If falls are a consequence of growing older perhaps it’s time we learned to avoid them. A fall …

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where do most falls occur in the elderly

Where Do Most Falls Occur In The Elderly?

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Falls are common and quite often recurrent in the elderly. Whether it be a slight trip, a fall on the stairs or a trip over at home or when you are out, falls can be problematic. Whether it be a bruise or a break, the results can be catastrophic, so making sure that you are …

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Bathroom Falls And Injuries Among The Elderly

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Every single day, no matter whether we are five, fifty or eighty five, we use the bathroom. Whether it be washing, dressing, brushing teeth…these are the things that we do every day, probably at times with out even thinking. The bathroom is often looked at as the smallest place in the house and by that …

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