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Falling:  is it a normal part of ageing?

Written by Yolande Brand A fall is defined as “an event which results in a person coming to rest inadvertently on the ground or floor or other lower level” (World Health Organisation). The quick answer to the question above: 1.  When last did YOU fall? 2. How old are you? Although falling is a normal part […]

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We’re going to China!

GERATEC is proud to announce that we will be attending the International Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing’s (IAHSA) 10th International Conference in Shanghai, China in November! Sponsored by a Charitable Trust that supports work for the greater good in ageing, Margie van Zyl, GERATEC’s Director of Strategic Partnerships, will be attending and presenting […]

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