Proprioception: Why it Matters

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Explorer Judy introduces the group to the word 'proprioception' in the context of maintaining one's balance.

Proprioception, the sense of relative position and movement of various parts of the body, is discussed in terms of personal experience and the experiences of others. Members mention various methods and assistive devices to help maintain balance and stability with age.

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from the San Francisco Village circle discussion April 4th, 2017.


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Key words: 
off balance, proprioception, unsteady, fall