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Falls prevention awareness campaign

Falls prevention awareness campaign

21 July 2016 / Health / No comments

A guide has been developed to help seniors combat falls as incidence of falls rises with age.

 
An unexpected trip

An unexpected trip

15 January 2013 / Reflections / No comments

The author got more than she bargained during Thanksgiving Day.

 
Caring for the silver market

Caring for the silver market

13 June 2012 / Health / No comments

Insurance plan covers basic accidental risks that elderly are prone to.

 
Stick ’em up

Stick ’em up

2 April 2012 / Products / No comments

Putting the “fun” into functionality.

 
Anti-slip protection

Anti-slip protection

31 January 2012 / Products / No comments

Avoid home injuries by using these colourful stickers.

 
Falls prevention

Falls prevention

28 September 2010 / Health / No comments

A CGH nurse who contributed some tips in a booklet shares how to prevent falls at home and how to keep it at bay.

 
The right support

The right support

29 August 2009 / Health / No comments

Walking aids are great for a senior to gain independence. However, improper use of them can cause him to fall and injure himself. Here are some things to keep in mind when looking for a walking aid.