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What causes falling in older people usually?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Many causes

Poor balance due to lots of issues, including meds (bp, diuretics), neurologic issues (eg parkinson's, stroke, vitamin B12 deficiency), joint and orthopedic issues, cardiac issues (eg rhythm disturbances), dehydration, infection, other.

In brief: Many causes

Poor balance due to lots of issues, including meds (bp, diuretics), neurologic issues (eg parkinson's, stroke, vitamin B12 deficiency), joint and orthopedic issues, cardiac issues (eg rhythm disturbances), dehydration, infection, other.
Dr. Arthur Heller
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