Macomb, MI – Caregiving Services

Preventing falls in seniors is possible: study A fresh look at earlier studies shows there are several steps seniors can take to prevent falls – a major health concern for the world’s aging population.  “The strongest evidence is for exercise that contains multiple components such as strength and balance training,…

Home Care Services and Technology in Grosse Pointe, MI

Falls Among Older Adults Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head injuries, and can increase the risk of early death. Fortunately, falls are a public health problem that is largely preventable. How…

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 Danger of Falling Greater for Elders Due to Reduced Mental Motor Skills An increased vulnerability to falling is an unfortunate occupational hazard of being an elder. Though there are many things that can cause an elder to fall (medications, surgeries, and impaired vision to name a few), a recent study…

Foiling Falls: What Works and What Doesn’t

What can you do to help prevent your loved one from falling? This coming Saturday (September 22) was recently named, “National Falls Prevention Awareness Day.” Falling presents a serious health risk for the elderly. Thirty-three percent of adults over age 65 fall every year, according to the Centers for Disease…

Home Care Services and Technology in Macomb, MI

Falls Among Older Adults Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. Falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head injuries, and can increase the risk of early death. Fortunately, falls are a public health problem that is largely preventable. How…

Franklin, MI – Caregiving Services

Preventing falls in seniors is possible: study A fresh look at earlier studies shows there are several steps seniors can take to prevent falls – a major health concern for the world’s aging population.  “The strongest evidence is for exercise that contains multiple components such as strength and balance training,…