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Spinal Cord Injuries on the Rise in the Elderly

According to a recent John’s Hopkins study, more spinal injuries are due to falls than car crashes. This study highlights the importance of taking fall prevention for the elderly seriously, especially because there is a higher mortality rate with these types of injuries. For more information, read the healthfinder.gov article Falls Top Car Crashes as Leading Cause of U.S. Spinal Injuries.

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