Scientists from the United States explained why most older people fall. A group of researchers in California they found that no coordination problems are the reasons. All the matter in inflammatory changes in the knee joints.
Osteoarthritis is an extremely common disease among the elderly. It leads to the displacement of the articular surfaces, their destruction.
Physicians in the 1982 survey of patients found that the elderly fall more often people with diseases of the joints, including osteoarthritis. This group of pathologies upsets the balance, experts say.
Note, to get rid of osteoarthritis at the moment is quite real. Can help surgery or special medications.