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Study: Elders who live alone much more likely to be hospitalized due to a fall

Congregate living may have a positive effect on fall risk, a new study finds. Seniors who live with others are much less likely to report hospital admission due to falls than their peers who live alone, researchers say.

Click here to read the article by McKnight’s Long-Term Care News. | The study was published in the journal Scientific Reports.