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Falls Prevention Tips

Taking these simple precautions in the home can help you or your loved one live a healthier, more independent life.

For seniors, falls can have serious health and lifestyle consequences. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC):

  • One in three adults age 65 and older falls each year; this increases to one in two for those 80 and over
  • The cost of fall-related injuries is projected to reach nearly $55 billion by 2020—CDC’s National Center for Injury and Prevention Control
  • The majority of falls take place in the home

To help seniors and their caregivers reduce the risk of falls, we’ve put together these tips on preventing fall injuries. 

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Falls Prevention Infographic