Fall prevention classes available in Mondovi

August 17, 2015

MONDOVI, Wis. — Stepping On: Fall Prevention class will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 10 through Oct. 22, in The Marten Center, 129 Marten St. The class is free.

This seven-week evidence-based fall prevention program will cover improving balance and vision, strength training, home environment safety and medication review. Participants will gain confidence in their ability to manage health behaviors and reduce the risk of falls to maintain an active and fulfilling life. To attend, participants should be able to walk unassisted, live independently and have had a fall or are at risk of falling.

Go to Mondovi’s Classes & Events page at mayoclinichealthsystem.org, or call 715-597-8615 to register by Monday, Aug. 31.

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Mayo Clinic Health System consists of clinics, hospitals and other facilities that serve the health care needs of people in more than 60 communities in Georgia, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. The community-based providers, paired with the resources and expertise of Mayo Clinic, enable patients in the region to receive the highest-quality health care close to home.

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