fall prevention tips

Preventing falls

Falling accidents in the home Each year about one-third of all people over age 65 will fall. Many of these falls result in broken bones. Some common causes of falls include indoor hazards. Certain lifestyle behaviors can also increase your chances of falling. Most serious falls occur in and around

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Mobility Aid Devices and Demographics

A vital tool The use of mobility aids and devices such as wheelchairs, scooters, canes, crutches, and walkers – are effective ways to maintain a good quality of life when a condition, accidental injury, or post-operative recovery limits the ability to “get around.” Because the U.S. population is getting older