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[Podcast] Age-Friendly Technologies

Coming of Age: Meeting the needs of our aging population

Click HERE to listen to this podcastAs the first of the Baby Boomers soon turn 80, how can technology enhance their lives and help them stay home? Finding the right tools, that make life simpler and easier, is key.In this episode, Donna Duncan is joined by Mike Agerbo, a digital living expert and f

[Resource] Connecting generations: planning and implementing interventions for intergenerational contact

World Health Organization

OverviewAgeism exists when “age” is used to categorize individuals and create social divisions, with ensuing injustice and harm and lack of solidarity across generations. Ageism is highly detrimental to our health and well-being and imposes a heavy cost on societies. The World Health Organizatio

[Recorded Webinar] Exercise and Physical Activity to Reduce the Risk of Falls


For access to the slide deck and additional materials for this presentation, visit https://www.fallsloop.com/services/lo...Login to Loop is required - registration is free! WEBINAR DESCRIPTION:This webinar will review the current evidence and provide some clinical pearls of wisdom on how exercise c

[Resource] How to Lower Your Fall Risk

Government of Canada

Falls can be a serious risk to your health and safety. Here are some tips on how to avoid falls:Stop and smell the roses: take your time, don't rush when walking or getting upKeep stairs and walkways free of clutter, ice or snowUse hand rails and grab bars to keep you steady on your feetBala

[Resource] Stop Falls - Staying Independent Checklist

Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario

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[Resource] Hip Protectors Work!

Interior Health

See attached PDF doccument

[Resource] Stay on your Feet - Parkinson's

UBC Pacific Parkinson's Research Centre

Falls are the leading cause of injury-related hospitalizations and injury related deaths. Falls are also the major reason for admission to a residential care facility. A fall can happen to anyone, anywhere, anytime. Having Parkinson’s will increase your risk. Although not everyone experiences fall

[Resource] A CDC Compendium of Effective Fall Interventions: What Works for Community-Dwelling Older Adults, 4th Edition


This collection of effective fall interventions is designed to help public health practitioners, senior service providers, clinicians, and others who want to address older adult falls in their community.The 4th edition of the Compendium describes 34 single interventions (17 exercise interventions,

[Resource] Stay In The Game! Prevent Falls

Vancouver Coastal Health

Falls are the leading cause of injury-related hospitalization, injury-related death, and the major reason for admission to a residential care facility. Falls and fall-related injury decrease the quality of life and independence of many seniors each year. A fall can happen anywhere, but most falls ha


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