Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. These falls are often serious, and can cause injuries, disabilities, and deaths.
Falls are preventable. There are four simple steps you can take to prevent falls.
- Begin a regular exercise program
- Have your healthcare provider review your medicines
- Have your vision checked
- Make your home safer
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How can older adults prevent falls?
Information from the CDC