How Does the Way We Walk Change With Age?
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Robin compares his own gait with that of a younger volunteer. As Robin walks, notice his slower gait speed and shorter stride length; these are common occurrences in older people. Reduced mobility markedly impairs quality of life and can worsen many of the symptoms associated with gait disturbances. Robin discusses some of the everyday tasks that he struggles with, such as crossing roads and carrying shopping.