Falls

Falls Are Not an Inevitable Part of Ageing - We Can Prevent Them

Professor Karen Middleton | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Professor Karen Middleton

One-third of people who suffer a hip fracture die within a year. That's a terrifying statistic and one that deserves particular attention today on Older People's Day.

Family Sorrow After 'Beautiful' Nicole Hartup's Death At Youth Club

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK

Tributes have been paid to a 12-year-old girl who died after falling from a wall at a youth centre. Nicole Hartup died in hospital following the ac...

WATCH: Penguin Falls Over, His Mates Commiserate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

What's funnier than a drunk uncle falling over on the dance-floor at a wedding? A penguin taking a tumble on ice, of course. If you want proof, just l...

WATCH: Julia Gillard Stacking It... And Other Politicians Falling Over

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

Poor Julia Gillard. Fresh from her misogynist-bashing tirade against the formerly smug but still very sexist, Tony Abbott, that saw her become a vi...