Footwear

Ask the care expert ... about often missed areas

Ask the care expert ... about often missed areas

We should go over selecting footwear, socks or whatever the resident prefers to wear — and to be sure that the socks or stockings are cleaned daily.

Barefoot seniors more likely to fall, study finds

A pair of recently released studies examines potential causes of falls. One study finds seniors' footwear to be a factor, while another looks at ways to predict falls among Parkinson's patients.