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2012-03-02 05:54:31

Maybe you've tripped over a rock or slipped on a wet surface, we've all fallen but did you know that now hearing loss may be what is causing those falls?

2012-02-22 17:05:00

Personal Injury Raleigh NC is a new Raleigh-based organization dedicated to preventing, understanding, and effectively coping with personal injuries. Raleigh,

2011-09-19 07:00:00

Falls among the elderly are a serious concern.

2011-07-13 06:30:00

CHANDLER, Ariz., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ActiveRx Rehabilitation, a Chandler, Arizona-based wellness-oriented rehabilitation company specializing in active aging, is introducing a breakthrough Fall Risk Assessment and Fall Prevention Program for Medicare-eligible senior patients. The Cost of Falls Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injury for older Americans.

2011-07-07 00:47:17

While falls are a common cause of injury, particularly in older, hospitalized patients, some may not be as preventable as once thought.

2011-06-21 00:00:30

Homecare Company in San Diego, CA Encourages Families Caring for Elderly Relatives to Make Sure that Your Home Environment is Safe San Diego, Ca (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 Firstat Nursing Services, a 14 year old home nursing agency and home health provider in San Diego, CA is supporting National Home Safety Month by educating the public on how to prevent trips and falls in the home.

2011-05-09 12:35:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every year, one in three people ages 65 years old and older has a fall, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


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sipe
  • a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
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