Prevention of Fallsby Older Adults

Posted on: July 10th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describe various ways to reduce the number of falls by older adults:

Exercise regularly to increase strength and improve balance Review your medications with your doctor to reduce side effects

Annual eye exams Improve lighting in your home.Eliminate potential hazards such as loose wires and clutter which can be overlooked & tripped over More information can be found at: Homeandrecreationalsafety