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Dad Fell... Again

Maura Horton | Posted 09.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Maura Horton

A fall can happen any moment for us. Parkinson's isn't thinking not now, not today or wait until mom gets home. Falling is rapidly loosing control. I believe for families of Parkinson's sufferers, we all feel that lack of control whether we hit the ground physically or emotionally.

Resilience

Lillie Leonardi | Posted 07.07.2014 | Impact
Lillie Leonardi

For more years than I care to acknowledge, I have attempted to rebound from the emotional effects of a traumatic injury. And sadly, I must admit that I have far too often felt sorry for myself.

Falling: Recovery, Silence and the Church

Rev. Emily C. Heath | Posted 04.05.2014 | Religion
Rev. Emily C. Heath

My friend had been told that clergy shouldn't show weakness. They shouldn't admit to perceived failures. Somehow we have taught that Christians are people of perfection, and not people of redemption.

Insane Base Jumping Will Make Your Heart Jump Out Of Your Chest

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.10.2013 | Weird News

That's not flying... That's falling with style! With extreme style, that is. Simple sightseeing wasn't enough for jumpers, Marshall Miller, Cade P...

Ladders Are Hard

Posted 02.26.2013 | Comedy

Some people just aren’t meant to climb ladders. For your amusement, here are those people. Oh, and kids? Don't try any of this at home. Via Ta...

This Won't End Well

Posted 02.24.2013 | Comedy

Football, basketball, hockey, martial arts, European football... all of these athletic events offer plenty of excitement when all goes according to pl...

Falls Are No Laughing Matter, Costing Lives, Especially Among the Old, and Billions of Dollars for US Health Care

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

In real life, a fall is not the least bit funny. And when an elderly person takes a tumble -- even a short one from a curb or a standing position -- the chain of events that follows can be catastrophic, the cost to our health care delivery system is huge.

The Daily Balancing Act

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 10.16.2012 | Comedy
Jeffrey Shaffer

I now maintain ultra-vigilant status during grocery excursions. I absolutely, positively do not want to meet my end in the produce aisle.

Handling The Fall

Rev. Eleanor Harrison Bregman | Posted 09.18.2012 | Religion
Rev. Eleanor Harrison Bregman

I am a terrible blamer. I came face to face with this today, after I dropped my three kids off on the camp bus near our house and took off on an early morning bike ride in Central Park.

Physics Explains NYC Man's Phenomenal Catch Of Falling Child

Posted 07.18.2012 | Science

By: Life's Little Mysteries Staff Published: 07/17/2012 06:03 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries A New York City bus driver has been hailed as a...

3 Lifestyle Choices That May Prevent Falling

Posted 07.15.2013 | Fifty

The United States Preventive Services Task Force has weighed in on health issues such as prostate cancer screenings. Now the government panel is turni...

How to Begin to Cultivate Hope After Failing

Carolyn Rubenstein | Posted 08.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Rubenstein

Failing (especially failing BIG) provides you with a sense of freedom that you can never gain by playing it safe. It's this freedom that separates you from those who never leap.

Fear of Falling

Richard W. Besdine, M.D. | Posted 05.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Richard W. Besdine, M.D.

A month ago, I almost became the subject of one of my own medical school lectures, after an episode that illustrated one of the most serious health problems facing older adults and their doctors: falling.

WATCH: Funniest Viral Videos Of The Day

Posted 01.09.2012 | Comedy

The Urlesque Show today brings two fails and one very angry cat. First up is a couple of polka dancers who can't quite find their rhythm. And by th...

WATCH: Funniest Viral Videos Of The Day

Posted 01.08.2012 | Comedy

Today's Urlesque Show features two blunders and a dose of cute to curb the embarrassment. First up is Miss Czech Republic competing in the Miss Wor...

WATCH: Funniest Viral Videos Of The Day

Posted 01.07.2012 | Comedy

Today on the Urlesque Show we have an awkward tribute, a public blunder and a secret talent. First up is a man serenading a couple to celebrate the...

Dreaming About Falling? Find Out What It Might Mean

The Huffington Post | Wendy Gould | Posted 09.12.2011 | Healthy Living

Dreams about falling are a common theme at bedtime. If you or a loved one has been experiencing this type of dream at night, you may have questions ab...

WATCH: Drunk Guy Locked In Bathroom Stall Makes Amazing Escape

Posted 08.22.2011 | Comedy

This group of guys has had a fun night out, but they don't have a lot of words of wisdom when one of their friends gets stuck in a bathroom stall. ...

Hurry Up! Catch Money from the Sky!

mochiads.com | Mochiads.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It's every man dream: Money Falling From The Sky! Catch as many as you can and you will receive amazing awards!!! But be careful not to catch dirty money.