Nelson Marlborough Health News and Notices

Stand Up to Falls


Did you know in Nelson Marlborough 673 people over 50 are hospitalised after a fall each year?

Falls are also the main reason why older people lose their independence. Using a safe and correctly fitted walking stick is one thing that can improve your balance when you walk. 

Have the ‘tip and fit’ of your walking stick checked at:  

Nelson:

  • Collingwood St Pharmacy
  • Hardy St Pharmacy
  • Life Pharmacy Nelson City
  • Life Pharmacy Prices
  • Stoke Pharmacy Hurst & Taylor.

Richmond:

  • Mobility 4 U
  • Access Mobility
  • McGlashens Pharmacy.

Motueka:

  • Bay Pharmacy
  • Life Pharmacy
  • Unichem Pharmacy
  • Greenwood Pharmacy.

Marlborough:  

  • Access Mobility
  • Community Care Pharmacy
  • Picton Health Care Pharmacy.