Bad Vision Can Lead To A Slip and Fall

| October 19, 2017

After55.com – 10/17/16 The facts are troubling; 1 in 3 adults over the age of 65 will fall every year in the United States and impaired vision is a common contributing factor to a slip and fall. Although these odds seem scary, there are ways to prevent a slip and fall as you age Below are […]

3 Tips For Perfect Tire Maintenance

| September 28, 2017

US.Coopertire.com It is a well-known fact that poor car maintenance is among the most common causes of car accidents in South Florida. Personal injury lawsuits are filed every day as a result of negligent drivers. However, for those safe drivers who come to complete stops at stop signs, always use their blinkers, and keep their focus on the […]

Your Medications May Cause a Slip and Fall

| September 7, 2017

AgingCare.com Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries in adults 65 and older. As we age, simple tasks become more and more difficult. Your body may need medication to help you get through the day. However, it is important to be mindful of the side effects of the prescriptions you are […]

6 Strength Exercises to Prevent A Fall

| August 31, 2017

Go4Life.nia.nih.gov As we age, our muscles grow weaker without proper exercise. Everyday tasks such as grocery shopping, climbing stairs, getting up from a chair, or even playing with your grand kids becomes more difficult, and your risk of falling and sustaining a serious personal injury grows with each passing day. Even if you aren’t used […]

What Are The Best Shoes To Prevent A Slip And Fall?

| August 10, 2017

MyAgingParent.com Most of us don’t realize that footwear is one of the most common factors contributing to slip and falls including those in restaurants, grocery stores, condominiums and nursing homes. We may not be able to control the negligent acts of others, but wearing the right shoes could prevent a serious injury, and perhaps even […]