Injuries due to falls are not uncommon for seniors. Seniors may find that their home of many years has become full of fall hazards as they age. This article focuses on what can be done to provide a safe bathroom that will help prevent falls.
There are times when any old wheelchair will do. Like for temporary use. But for most people who need a wheelchair, any adjustments that can be made to improve ease of use and mobility are welcome. Learn how to get a wheelchair that fits your….
Senior citizens have years of knowledgeable experience, dealing with normal life issues. Lets show our gratitude by making sure they have comfortable, accessible homes in safe communities.
Falling is dangerous for the elderly. It can also be difficult for a caregiver to handle. It is very important to know how to get up once you have fallen. Here is some advice.
Falling is a serious problem for the elderly. Caregivers may need to react quickly and really need to have some kind of plan for initial evaluation and avoiding further injury. This article will get you started.
Every year one in three older adults (65 and older) falls. Many of these fall result in serious injuries including head injuries and fractured hips. Some of these injuries greatly diminish the quality of life and some even result in death.It’s time we all learn….
Each year, one out of three older adults, ages 65 or older, falls and 2 million are treated in emergency departments for fall-related injuries. The risk of falling increases with each decade of life. This article will give you some piratical prevention tips.
Falling is a problem for Seniors. The fear of falling happens after a fall and leads to a less mobile lifestyle. Find out what to do about it. >
This article describes the quad cane and its advantages to patients who need more balance and support than a regular cane provides.
When using a rolling walker it’s most important to consider the needs and abilities of the user first. Walkers come in every size, shape and configuration conceivable. But choosing one that doesn’t fit your needs can make it hard to use, limit the user’s mobility….