September 22-28 is National Fall Prevention Awareness Week: Healthy Feet are Vital in Avoiding Slips, Trips and Falls
/PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The health risks associated with heart disease, stroke, and cancer are well-known. Less well-known, however, is the serious health risk that particularly affects older adults - the risk of injury due to falling.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
Every second of the day and adult aged 65 and older falls in the United States. Every 12 seconds, one of these seniors is admitted to the emergency department for a fall; and every day 7...