The inability to stand on one leg for more than 20 seconds is significantly associated with cerebral small-vessel disease (cSVD), specifically lacunar infarctions and micro-bleeds, in healthy patients, results of a new study suggest.
Such postural instability was also linked to cognitive decline in the middle-aged to elderly patients included in the study.
Continuing education is the secret to helping patients with vestibular disorders.
New research from a University of the Sunshine Coast PhD student has shown that seniors who exercise in groups are likely to have a reduced risk of falls later down the track.
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