TEMECULA – A new study on balance improvement was recently published in Clinical Interventions in Aging published by Dove Press Feb. 10 entitled “Using the Balance Tracking System (BTrackS) and Geri-Fit as a Targeted Approach for Assessing and Reducing the Postural Sway of Older Adults with High Fall Risk.”
Study participants were enrolled in the Geri-Fit evidence-based strength training program and saw an 80 percent improvement in balance over a 90-day period. The study was conducted at the Kay Ceniceros Senior Center in Menifee during 2016.
To read about the study, visit www.dovepress.com/combination-of-btracks-and-geri-fit-as-a-targeted-approach-for-assessi-peer-reviewed-article-CIA.
The Geri-Fit evidence-based strength training program is free or at low cost to older adults through most Medicare Advantage plans. For a list of participating locations in Southern California, call (888) 437-4348 ext. 1 or visit www.gerifit.com.