CLINIC ADDRESSES FALLS AS MEDICAL CONDITION, NOT ACCIDENTS
Inez Hartel fell when she missed a chair while trying to sit down. On the way to exercise class, she stumbled on a curb and took a spill.
She tripped on a vacuum cord and broke her pelvis. While standing on a stool to shut curtains at night, she lost her balance and landed on a tile floor, cracking the base of her skull.
Despite the frequent tumbles ? Hartel fell 16 times in a recent 12-month period ? she figures she hasn't seen the worst of it.
"I'm subject to having a big one...