Ways to Prevent Falls among Seniors

Falls are one of the many concerns of individuals for their elderly loved ones who are living alone. While these accidents are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries for senior citizens, they can actually be prevented. Below are some tips.

  • Encourage your elderly loved ones to exercise daily.
  • Have the doctor review and adjust all the medications.
  • Have your elderly loved ones’ vision checked every year.
  • Make sure they are wearing safe footwear such as rubber-soled, low-heeled shoes.

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