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Exercise may be best intervention to prevent falls among elderly

11/17/2017

Photo: Elderly couple practicing tai chi in a park; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Monkeybusiness Images

Falls are the leading cause of injury among older adults. Exercising, such as tai chi, can decrease the risk of injurious falls by 12 per cent in people over age 65.