Are you at risk for a fall? Physiotherapists identify key factors for tumbles in older adults
Thu, March 15, 2012
With icy streets and sidewalks lingering in Nova Scotia well into March, Nova Scotia's physiotherapists remind those at risk of a fall to take care! Often, awareness that you are at risk for a fall is the first step for prevention.
Falling is a potential hazard for anyone, regardless of age, fitness level or environmental conditions. But there are certain factors that can increase the likelihood an older adult may fall.