SeniorNews.com – Senior.com
Log in Sign up

SeniorNews.com — Fall Prevention Tips

Blog Menu
Protecting Seniors from Winter Slips and Falls

Protecting Seniors from Winter Slips and Falls

It’s no secret that slips and falls are especially dangerous for seniors. According to the CDC, nearly three million American seniors suffer falls every year. Perhaps more importantly, the rate of seniors who lose their lives to unintentional falls is climbing year after year. Protecting Seniors from Winter Slips & Falls For those of us who […]

The post Protecting Seniors from Winter Slips and Falls appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

Top 3 Tips for Fall Prevention

Top 3 Tips for Fall Prevention

Falls can cause serious injuries that take a long time to heal. They can lead to permanent mobility problems that prevent your enjoyment of hobbies and/or limit your ability to drive, shop, cook or bathe. Top 3 Tips for Fall Prevention Falls are usually the result of spatial orientation miscalculations, dizziness, vision issues, imbalance, poor mobility […]

The post Top 3 Tips for Fall Prevention appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

10 Steps to Help Older Adults Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls

10 Steps to Help Older Adults Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls

Some of the most serious injuries among older adults, age 65 and older, are caused by falling. More than 1.6 million older Americans end up in the emergency room or hospital because of a fall, according to the National Institutes of Health. Seniors who have broken a hip by falling can have trouble recovering and […]

The post 10 Steps to Help Older Adults Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

Best Bedroom Products for Fall Prevention

Best Bedroom Products for Fall Prevention

It’s important to address safety for seniors in the bedroom, since falls are a considerable risk getting in and out of bed.   With just a few products you can ensure that you can remain as independent as possible all night long.  Here are our favorite bedroom accessories and bed to make your bedroom a safe […]

The post Best Bedroom Products for Fall Prevention appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

3 Rolling Walkers You Need to Cover Every Situation

3 Rolling Walkers You Need to Cover Every Situation

At Senior.com we are often asked, “Which rollator (rolling walker) is the best one to buy?”  That’s a complicated question because one rollator will not solve all mobility issues.   Just like young parents usually own multiple strollers for their kids for different circumstances, we would like to suggest you own these 3 products to prevent […]

The post 3 Rolling Walkers You Need to Cover Every Situation appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more