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Falls Prevention & Rehabilitation
Anyone can have a fall, but older people are more vulnerable and likely to fall, especially if they have a long-term health condition.
Around 1 in 3 adults over the age of 65 who live at home will have at least one fall a year, and about half of these will have more frequent falls.
In the UK, falls are the most common cause of injury related deaths in people over 75 years of age.
Falls can lead to injuries and broken bones but also can cause the person to lose confidence, become withdrawn, and feel as if they have lost their independence.
Older people are more likely to have a fall because they may have:
How can we help?
A tailored exercise programme can reduce falls by as much as 54%. The Home Physio Company can help in many ways which can all limit and prevent falls.
Complete a detailed assessment
Design a personalised strengthening and Balance programme
Assess for hazards at home
Advise on medication reviews
Advise on lifestyle changes
What to expect...
When we first meet you we will conduct an in-depth assessment of your needs and/or difficulties.
We'll then discuss our findings with you in order to establish a personalised treatment programme, specifically designed to address your unique challenges.
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Areas we travel to...
We're based just outside Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan and will travel to you free of charge within a 10 mile radius.
If you are further afield don’t worry, just get in touch to discuss a small travel cost.