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Falls in old age are usually the result of A. osteoporosis. B. arthritis. C. poor nutrition. D. poor balance.

Ashley Howard

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Samantha Barber on June 8, 2018

The answer is the letter D. Higher people in general have balance problems. This is a result of the slow deterioration of the body as you get older. Usually older people lose some of their sensory systems as the ear and the eye, and this greatly affects the coordination and balance that the results of the different accidents. Falls in the elderly are usually the result of a dislocation of the hip joint or a fracture of the back. It is always important to guide and the monitor of our seniors in the completion of daily tasks, as well as to prevent adverse events from happening.

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