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Falls in older people


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Falls are caused by things like hazards in your home, health problems, or medications. To prevent falls, make sure that your home is safe. It may also help to exercise, use walking aids, or get new glasses. Talk to your doctor to learn what is best for you.


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slip, trip, fall, break, fracture, bone, injury, accident, tumble, stumble, balance, steady, feet


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Rated on: 8/13/2018 9:38:51 PM

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