Take a stand on staying mobile after 80

Standing exercises better than sitting ones for preserving walking skills.

August 22, 2017 0

Her mission: Keep seniors fall-free

Injuries caused by slips and trips are almost epidemic among older adults, and they are 'absolutely not a natural part of aging.'

February 16, 2017 2

Brain scans foretell fall risk

Measurements of multitasking brain activity in healthy older adults could determine the likelihood they'll take a tumble.

December 17, 2016 0

Death and disability from injuries down worldwide

Rate has dropped by nearly one-third since 1990.

December 10, 2015 0

Infections, not clumsiness, main cause of falls

Illness can lower blood pressure and lead to dizziness.

October 16, 2015 1

Zip line injuries on the rise

Increasing popularity of the adventure sport brings increase in ER visits.

October 6, 2015 0

Heed these 5 ways to avoid a life-threatening tumble

Fall-related deaths have nearly doubled for U.S. seniors since 2000.

May 9, 2015 0

You wouldn’t let your kids swim with sharks

But do you know the dangers at home? Learn why safety is a state of mind.

April 20, 2015 0

Exercise cuts injuries from falls in older women

Keeping strong and flexible may help prevent injury if a tumble occurs.

March 29, 2015 0