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Choosing Mobility Aids for Multiple Sclerosis

Most people living with MS have some level of difficulty walking. Fortunately, many challenges can be alleviated by choosing from a wide variety of mobility aids.

By Lisa Emrich

Ask the Expert: Michael S. Okun, M.D.

Neurology expert Michael S. Okun, M.D. answers pressing questions about Parkinson’s disease.

By Michael S. Okun, M.D.

Strong Glutes Important for Stability

A new study suggests that part of the reason older people fall to is due to a physiological change in the gluteal muscles. Learn how to strengthen these muscles.

By Dorian Martin

An Exercise Program to Help Seniors Maintain Their Balance

Last fall, my dad had a series of falls. The first time, he tripped while carrying bags of groceries as he entered his apartment. He couldn’t get to a phone, but luckily he subscribes to the Life Alert program in which he wears a necklace with an ale...

By Dorian Martin