Falls are a preventable threat to the independence and health of those living with dementia. Arm yourself with the following fall prevention tips. Learn how you can reduce the risk of falls. (Video+Article)
Falls are the leading cause of injury-related deaths for seniors, with one in three adults over the age of 65 falling every year. Older adults with dementia are up to 60 percent more likely to fall, putting them at a greater risk of sustaining injuries, which can lead to hospitalization and immobility.
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