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Are Your Shoes the Best to Prevent Falls?

October 20, 2013


Have you been advised to wear sturdy shoes to help prevent falls?  The attached article reports "that the very shoes many older people select as protection can actually increase their risk of falling".  Compare your daily footwear to Dr. Frey's advise.

 

Also, if you have a health problem such as diabetes, the problem may be with your feet.  If you think you are losing the feeling of touch in your feet, contact your doctor.


Are your shoes to blame?Are your shoes to blame?
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