The wonderful people at Fraser Health remind us that fall prevention can be fun! To get the word out about ways for seniors to stay healthy and active, Fraser Health has released a video flash mob set to Justin Timberlake’s “Can’t Stop the Feeling.” Watch seniors and health care professionals from your community get down, get […]
Join Dr. Fabio Feldman on November 24th for a webinar on new and emerging technologies to prevent injuries from falls. New technologies are changing the way we look at prevention of falls and injuries. From simple wearable devices that detect falls to complex systems that deploy body airbags in case of a fall, this presentation […]
If you’re over the age of 65 you may be at increased risk of a fall. Don’t let your independence be taken from you; many fall-related injuries are preventable! But how will you prevent a future fall? Healthy Families BC presents a fall prevention Choose-Your-Own-Adventure to help you find out how to keep your home and […]
November 7-13, 2015 has officially been declared Fall Prevention Week in BC!
A healthy lifestyle is key to aging well and in place. Join researchers from the Centre for Hip Health & Mobility (CHHM) and the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health (DMCBH) for “Aging, Mobility and Brain Health,” an interactive and informative evening where researchers in aging and mobility will speak about their current research and […]