Opposite to widespread perception, particularly in senior residing, it’s not regular to fall, develop power illness and develop into disabled with age. You’ll be able to arm your self with science to assist shield these you like. That Professional Present host Anna Canzano is inviting you to affix the dialogue and submit your questions for Dr. Colin Hoobler, creator and host of the podcasts Energy of Getting older and Motion 30.
You’ll be able to submit inquiries to Canzano through e-mail, Fb, Twitter and Instagram.
Dr. Hoobler is a physician of bodily remedy, in apply since 2001. He’s additionally a former professor at Oregon Well being Science College Medical College and former well being professional for KGW-TV.
The dialogue with Dr. Hoobler will cowl fall prevention in older adults and the significance of getting up repeatedly to forestall “sitting illness”. He says this turns into particularly important when on the lookout for a senior residing group to your mother and father as a result of residents might be left to sit down all day watching TV which is linked to falls, power illness, early incapacity and loss of life. The good information is there’s lots that ageing folks can do to keep away from this, and it goes far past “minimal sitting”.
That Professional Present is a weekly interview present hosted by Canzano in partnership with The Oregonian/OregonLive. It makes use of enter from the viewers and is streamed reside on Mondays at 7 p.m. Pacific Time through Fb. It’s additionally out there on Twitter, YouTube and as a podcast (Apple or Google Podcasts) and on Instagram.