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Why are falls so dangerous for the elderly?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people aged 65 and older experience 29 million falls on a yearly basis. Of these incidents, approximately 28,000 seniors succumb to injuries sustained during falls, while 800,000 require hospitalization to treat these injuries. Falls can also incur huge health care costs when it comes to subsequent treatment. Cost for treating injuries related to falls $31 billion dollars annually. 

How can I prevent my child from being injured by a fall?

Kids of all ages are prone to falls, some of which may cause significant injury. In this case, it's crucial that parents take all the proper precautions to safeguard any children in their home, whether protecting their own kids or ensuring guests are also kept safe. KidsHealth.org offers the following tips so you can rest assured that your child is safe when it comes to falling hazards. 

Why are rugs so dangerous?

Rugs look great scattered around a home. They can make it feel cozier and help provide some comfort on wood floors. However, rugs are also very dangerous. They slide easily and pose a tripping hazard. While they may not be too harmful to adults and older children, they can pose a huge risk to young children and the elderly who are more vulnerable. To avoid slip and fall accidents with rugs, there are some things you can.

How can I protect a loved one from slips-and-falls?

While slip-and-fall accidents can happen to virtually anyone, they're especially hazardous for the elderly. That's why it's important to safeguard your senior loved ones against potential accidents in and outside of the home, as these accidents may have potentially devastating consequences. In this case, the Mayo Clinic offers the following tips on how you can help your loved one lower the chance of a slip-and-fall.

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