You don’t often think of moving from place to place as potentially dangerous, but the reality for many seniors is that it can be. While slips and falls are a major fear for older adults, symbolizing both a physical concern and a potential loss of independence, a fall doesn’t have to be life-altering. If your senior loved one has recently experienced a slip, here are some things to keep in mind to help with recovery, both physical and psychological.
Understand that falls will happen
Despite best intentions and preventive measures, the fact remains that seniors are afflicted by falls more often than …read more