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VCH Healthcare 11 Nov 17
Assess your risk, or a loved one's, of falling with the Staying Independent checklist
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iHealthVictoria Nov 1
Prevent Falls before they happen. If you are finding that your are unsteady on your feet - there are a few things you can do as below. As well working with a physiotherapist can help you regain your strength and balance
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Tall Tree Health 11 Nov 17
November 6­–12 is Seniors' Fall Prevention Awareness Week? Head on over to our friends at the BC Falls and Injury Prevention Coalition to learn more about how to prevent a fall for your loved ones! To learn more, visit:
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Elle Peah, BA., GDBA, M.A. YMCA, ICQ, ...- - -... 23 Nov 17
In BC in 2013/14 the total hospitalization cost for falls on stairs was over $17 Million. In BC, women experience a higher rate of hospitalization for injuries due to falls on stairs, than man & 68% of injuries from falls on stairs occur at home
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Murphy Battista LLP 10 Oct 17
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IMPACT Parkinson’s Nov 7
People with Parkinson’s are at a higher risk of falling. Nov is Falls Prevention Month & we are hosting a Falls Prevention Workshop (Nov 27) & a one-on-one Falls Prevention Mobile Clinic (Nov 30).
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VCH Healthcare 10 Nov 17
Falls are leading cause of injury‐related deaths & hospitalizations for British Columbians over 65
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HealthyFamiliesBC 10 Nov 17
The risk of falling increases with age BUT falls aren't a normal part of aging. Choose your path:
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Island Health 10 Nov 17
The way some medications affect you can change and increase your risk of falling with age
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VCH Research Nov 27
Keeping your body active is one way you can prevent falls. Discover other ways to find and keep your balance:
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BCCDC 7 Nov 17
ICYMI: 's Megan Oakey on @Roundhouse983 talking falls prevention for seniors
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BCIRPU Nov 20
Tomorrow (Wed) at 12 PM PST: Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose will discuss how improving cognitive function can reduce falls. Join in:
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Northern Health 9 Nov 17
Regular physical activity makes you stronger, improves your balance and helps prevent falls.
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VCH Healthcare 10 Nov 17
Every 10 minutes a senior is hospitalized for a fall. Good vision can reduce the risk. Learn more at
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West End Seniors 6 Nov 17
Nov 6th-12th is BC Seniors Fall Prevention Awareness Week. Share fall prevention tips on social media using the hashtag .
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Island Health 12 Nov 17
The home is the most common place for older adults to fall. Learn how to make your home safer
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Finding Balance BC Nov 19
Only about 11% of older men meet recommended guidelines for physical activity. Learn about a West Vancouver program that is looking to change that:
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Interior Health 7 Nov 17
These Vernon Jubilee ED nurses understand the role that medications play in contributing to seniors' falls.
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Fraser Health 9 Nov 17
Some you know at risk of a fall? Find out at Edmonds Community Centre today from 10-10:45am
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Finding Balance BC Nov 23
What a great program that helps prevent falls among in-residence older adults!
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