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Falls prevention awareness campaign

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

 

An unexpected trip

The author got more than she bargained during Thanksgiving Day.

 

Caring for the silver market

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

 

Stick ’em up

Putting the “fun” into functionality.

 

Anti-slip protection

Avoid home injuries by using these colourful stickers.

 

Falls prevention

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

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.