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Falls among the elderly are a serious concern.
CHANDLER, Ariz., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ActiveRx Rehabilitation, a Chandler, Arizona-based wellness-oriented rehabilitation company specializing in active aging, is introducing a breakthrough Fall Risk Assessment and Fall Prevention Program for Medicare-eligible senior patients. The Cost of Falls Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injury for older Americans.
While falls are a common cause of injury, particularly in older, hospitalized patients, some may not be as preventable as once thought.
Homecare Company in San Diego, CA Encourages Families Caring for Elderly Relatives to Make Sure that Your Home Environment is Safe San Diego, Ca (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 Firstat Nursing Services, a 14 year old home nursing agency and home health provider in San Diego, CA is supporting National Home Safety Month by educating the public on how to prevent trips and falls in the home.
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every year, one in three people ages 65 years old and older has a fall, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Partners Promote Healthier and Safer Lives by Taking Steps to Prevent Injuries Before They Happen WASHINGTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Falls FreeÂ© Coalition, led by the National Council on Aging (NCOA), has been named as a national partner of National Public Health Week, April 4-10, 2011.