Tag Archives: Falls

Celebrate Fall, not Falls – Resources for Falls Prevention Awareness Week

It’s Falls Prevention Awareness Week! We share information and resources to help you stay steady and safe! Continue reading

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Falling in Love is Great! Falling in the Tub, Not So Much!

Every year, one out of three older adults trips, slips, slides, or loses their balance and experiences a fall. A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that falls and fall-related injuries result in nearly $34 billion … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention and You

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in three adults aged 65 and older falls and these falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures, spinal cord injuries (SCI), and traumatic brain injuries … Continue reading

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