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 […]
Registration is now open for the Watch Your Step 2016 Fall Prevention Conference, which this year is being hosted in Calgary on May 16th and 17th. The conference features an agenda focused on the latest fall prevention programs, research and updates. It is a chance to find out what’s new, learn about successful programs from across the […]
Fall-related injuries are among the top health concerns for seniors and aging Canadians. To encourage fall prevention, Fraser Health’s Fall Prevention Mobile Clinic is pleased to invite seniors to take advantage of a free assessment to discover whether they are at risk of fall-related injury. The clinic offers a 90-minute consultation with health care professionals and includes […]