Falls Prevention Week promotes senior safety

Falls Prevention Week promotes senior safety

One out of every four adults age 65 and older falls every year. Those falls account for more than 850,000 hospitalizations and more than 29,000 deaths annually. These figures from the National Council on Aging (NCA) are why the NCA and Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) recognizes Sept. 21-25, 2020 as Falls Prevention Week.…

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