The CDC states falls among older adults are extremely common with an estimated 2.5 million older adults treated for fall injuries in the U.S. every year. An estimated 25,000 of those fall injuries result in death. Here in our rural neighborhoods we are no exception and need to be aware!
Caring.com is a leading Senior Care Resource for family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses and other loved ones. They have recently published a comprehensive guide dedicated to improving the lives of older adults through assistive technologies. Go to caring.com to learn more!
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