falling

Assessing and decreasing your fall risk

By uclahealth • March 22, 2021

Questions about hydration, vitamin D, wigs for cancer patients, and older adults falling are answered

By Ask the Doctors • December 14, 2020

Dear Doctor: Would you please write about the risks of falls for the elderly, which can be fatal? The colonial houses in my area are dangerous and lead to many serious injuries and deaths. Now that so many of us are home alone more than ever, calling attention to this [...]

By Ask the Doctors • September 9, 2020
Even in familiar surroundings, we need to constantly be looking for dangers around us throughout our day. Keeping an eye out for hazards can help you identify and avoid them before an injury occurs. Looking at the world through this safety lens can help you protect yourself and those [...]
By uclahealth • June 20, 2016