senior fall prevention

Fall Prevention Awareness Week Tips

By |2022-09-12T10:11:33-04:00September 23rd, 2022|Senior Care|

Fall Prevention Week will soon be upon us. This year, it falls on September 18-24. It’s designed to increase awareness of the high incidence of falls by seniors each year and provide information about how you can take some simple steps to protect your senior loved one from falling.

Ways for Seniors to Improve Their Balance

By |2022-05-11T08:54:19-04:00April 29th, 2022|Senior Health|

According to the American Family Physician, 70 percent of accidental deaths in those over the age of 75 are caused by falls. The falls that aren’t fatal often lead to one needing respite care or being placed in a nursing home. But thankfully, there are ways to keep yourself or your family member well-balanced and out of an elderly home.

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