One in three adults over the age of 65 will suffer a major fall at home. Congresswoman Louise Slaughter passed away earlier this month after suffering a concussion that resulted from a fall in her Washington D.C. home. John Lorenzetti with University of Rochester Medicine Home Care tells us some of the reasons why people over 65 fall.
So what can we do to help prevent falls from occurring?
UR Homecare offers a “Focus on Falls” program which you can learn more by clicking here.