Chiropractic: Chronic Pain May Increase Fall Risk for Seniors!

Chiropractic: Chronic Pain May Increase Fall Risk for Seniors!

Serious injuries resulting from falls can significantly impact both independence and quality of life among elderly patients. While impaired motor function is typically associated with greater fall risk, a new report finds that older adults with normal motor function and chronic musculoskeletal pain in multiple body sites also have an elevated risk for falling down. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, March 2015

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