Stories tagged: Falls
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016
CDC: Deaths from major preventable killers are falling
The latest news about preventable deaths in the United States has some encouraging data and one sobering statistic.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 10, 2016
Tom Soeldner: Spokane River needs our help
We gather at the river: powwows, Pig Out in the Park, concerts, sporting events, even an international exposition. The Spokane River, its waterfalls, and the gorge downriver from Monroe Street …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 18, 2012
Balance, mobility take center stage
John Freirich broke a number of bones when he played football, but at 79, he’s not eager to repeat the experience. “I realized I wasn’t as comfortable with a lot …
TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012
Classes aim to prevent seniors from falling
The Panhandle Health District is offering fitness-instructor training Thursday for classes that aim to help seniors avoid falls. The district’s Fit and Fall Proof classes are designed to boost strength, …
MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2009, 8:41 A.M.
Man injured in fall from UI fraternity
Moscow police say a University of Idaho student was seriously injured when he fell from a window or the roof of a fraternity Saturday morning.