Tub Conversions Reduce Fall Risk

For many seniors, staying at home is the most economical and desirable living arrangement. But without proper preparation, home can also be surprisingly dangerous. 6 out of every 10 falls happens at home!  To read more visit AARP’s “Safety Starts at Home” post.    According to SeniorAdvisor.com, the good news is that many home injuries are preventable. Read More …

Falls are the Leading Cause of Fatal and Non-fatal Injuries for Older Americans.

Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans according to the National Council on Aging. Falls threaten seniors’ safety and independence and generate enormous economic and personal costs.   However, falling is not an inevitable result of aging. Through practical lifestyle adjustments,evidence-based falls prevention programs, and clinical-community partnerships, the number Read More …