Today we celebrate all that has been done to decrease the number of falls seen in our older adult communities. The tools that have been created to help health care providers talk to and assess their patients plus the community classes dedicated to fall prevention are just the beginning!
Still, with all of the progress we have made, there is more we can do! Falls are not a normal part of aging, yet 1 in 3 adults over the age of 65 will fall every year. Creating awareness and learning ways to prevent falls and help you or your family members age in place is as easy taking these 6 steps mentioned in the video below and sharing it with everyone you know.