As we grow older and our bodies age, our muscle strength, bone strength, vision, hearing, and coordination begin to weaken. Our ability to fight off diseases progress at a slower rate and our medication dosage may increase.
All of these factors can attribute to a higher likelihood of falling. It’s no wonder why falls are the leading cause of injury and the most common reason for hospital admission with regards to seniors.
The following presentation will demonstrate how to effectively prevent falls in or around the home as well as educate each of you about what to do if an unlikely event of a fall occurs.
Whether you’re a senior or caregiver, the information you are about to receive will reveal the high risk of falls and provide you with tips and strategies to take preventative measures with reducing the likelihood of injury.