Falls Prevention in the News


STEADY U Ohio News Releases

Don't let "Trick-or-Treat" become "Trip-for-Treat"
Oct. 21, 2015

Leaves are supposed to fall, people aren't!
Oct. 14, 2015

57 organizations, 4,400+ Ohioans help exceed "10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls"
Oct. 1, 2015

STEADY U Ohio, Older Adult Falls Prevention Coalition partner with Ohio pharmacy chains for free falls risk screenings during Falls Prevention Awareness Week
Sept. 17, 2015

Help take "10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls" on Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 10, 2015

Calling all community organizations: Help us take "10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls"
Aug. 13, 2015

Join us Aug. 4, 2015, at the Ohio State Fair for the "Well Beyond 60!" EXPO
July 9, 2015

Golden Buckeyes: Celebrate Summer Safely
June 17, 2015

Older Ohioans: Live "Well Beyond 60!"
April 28, 2015

Keep the spring in your step to help prevent falls
March 18, 2015

ODA Director Burman asks Delaware Co. meals program consumers to "Go STEADY!"
Feb. 13, 2015

This Valentine's Day, ask your loved ones to go STEADY
Feb. 9, 2015

Winter is here, Golden Buckeyes! Are you ready?
Jan. 5, 2015

Older Ohioans: "Win winter" with tips, resources to prevent falls from STEADY U Ohio
Dec. 17, 2014

Don't let Black Friday shopping turn you black and blue: Prevent falls!
Nov. 24, 2014

Holiday Shoppers: Be savvy and be safe with tips from STEADY U Ohio
Nov. 5, 2014

STEADY U Ohio, Older Adult Falls Prevention Coalition partner with Kroger Pharmacy to provide free prescription screenings on Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 17, 2014

A Matter of Balance now available in all 88 Ohio counties
Sept. 17, 2014

Ohio Departments of Aging, Health, ramp up efforts to prevent falls
Sept. 10, 2014

STEADY U Ohio and BWC partner to prevent falls in construction during National Safety Stand-Down
June 4, 2014

STEADY U Ohio, Ohio's Best Rx remind older Ohioans to talk about their prescriptions with their doctors and pharmacists to stay safe today, healthy tomorrow
May 28, 2014

During Older Americans Month, Ohio Department of Aging and STEADY U Ohio initiative remind Ohioans they have the power to be safe today, healthy tomorrow
April 28, 2014

As we spring forward, take steps to stay firmly on your feet
March 5, 2014

This Valentine's Day, ask the special ones in your life NOT to fall for you!
Feb. 10, 2014

Despite Buckeye Chuck's prediction of an early spring, winter isn't done with us yet
Feb. 3, 2014

With severe weather in the forecast, STEADY U Ohio offers tips to stay on your feet
Dec. 5, 2013

Ohio Council of Retail Merchants and Golden Buckeye Program join STEADY U Ohio initiative to help retailers create "fall-free zones" this holiday shopping season
Nov. 27, 2013

STEADY U Ohio initiative marks Winter Safety Awareness Week with tips to prevent falls in wintry conditions
Nov. 19, 2013

Don't let "trick-or-treat" become "TRIP-for-treat"
Oct. 21, 2013

Kasich Administration launches 'STEADY U Ohio' initiative to prevent falls among older adults
Sept. 16, 2013


Falls Prevention in the News

How Technology Can Predict and Prevent Falls in Senior Living
Nov. 24, 2015 - Keystone Technologies

Cataract surgery lessens patients' dizziness
Nov. 24, 2015 - SienceDaily

Crow Wing Energized: Make a shaker to prevent falls
Nov. 22, 2015 - Brainerd Dispatch

Regular vision checks can help prevent falls
Nov. 18, 2015 - Houston Chronicle

Hospital reduces patient falls using tech
Nov. 18, 2015 - Los Altos Town Crier

Health experts recommend plyometrics for aging baby boomers, seniors
Nov. 17, 2015 - ABC7

New Study on Senior Deaths: Drowning and Fires Lead List of Non-Fall Related Deaths
Nov. 17, 2015 - National Consumer Product Safety Commission

Weather safety for older adults: Autumn Fall Risks
Nov. 17, 2015 - Eaton Register-Herald

Team approach may reduce readmissions due to falls in seniors
Nov. 17, 2015 - Henry Ford Health System

Preparation key to staying safe in winter
Nov. 14, 2015 - Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum

Fall Prevention Re-Visited
Nov. 13, 2015 - Cardinal Retirement Village

Wellness Matters: Make Your Home a Fall-Free Zone
Nov. 11, 2015 - WTOP

Falls Common And Serious Problem In Older Adults
Nov. 5, 2015 - KUOW.org

9 Tips to Prevent Falls for Seniors
Nov. 5, 2015 - Healthy Families BC

Simple Healthcare Predictive Analytics Flag Elderly Fall Risk
Nov. 4, 2015 - HealthIT Analytics

Falls and fractures in the elderly linked with muscle loss, sarcopenia
Nov. 4, 2015 - Bel Marra Health

Exercise Balance to Prevent Falls, says Jersey Physical Therapy
Nov. 4, 2015 - South Brunswick Patch

The Importance of Medication Management to Prevent Falls
Nov. 4, 2015 - Caring Senior Service

How wi-fi can identify and track people through walls
Nov. 4, 2015 - BBC News

Treating Hypertension in Elderly Patients: Consider the Benefits/Risks Carefully
Nov. 3, 2015 - MPR

Muscle loss linked with falls and fractures in elderly
Nov. 3, 2015 - University of Southampton

Muscle loss linked to falls, fractures in elderly
Nov. 3, 2015 - Science Daily

Rosenberger: Helping seniors avoid falls
Nov. 2, 2015 - Washington C.H. Record Herald

Don't let a fall keep you down
Nov. 2, 2015 - Lincoln Journal Star

Fall Prevention reminders for the fall season
Oct. 29, 2015 - The Daily Reporter

Senior Care Moment 10/29/15
Oct. 29, 2015 - KTNV-TV

Low-salt diet can carry dangers
Oct. 29, 2015 - Sandusky Register

Men Have Small Risk of Falls and Fractures When Starting Prostate Alpha Blockers
Oct. 28, 2015 - MedicalResearch.com

Targeting a High-Risk Group for Fall Prevention: Strategies for Health Plans
Oct. 27, 2015 - American Journal of Managed Care

Functional Fall Risk Assessment for Senior Safety
Oct. 26, 2015 - eCareDiary

Falls can destroy seniors' self confidence
Oct. 25, 2015 - Times Free Press

Concussions may cause permanent brain damage
Oct. 24, 2015 - Daily Republic

Fall prevention: Simple tips to prevent falls
Oct. 26, 2015 - Milwaukee Times

Glaucoma fall risk in elderly reduced, detected early by measuring gait abnormalities
Oct. 21, 2015 - Bel Marra Health

Don’t let Trick-or-Treat become Trip-for-Treat
Oct. 21, 2015 - Perry County Tribune

Don’t let ‘Trick-or-Treat’ become ‘Trip-for-Treat’
Oct. 21, 2015 - Bellefontaine Examiner

Glaucoma fall risk in elderly reduced, detected early by measuring gait abnormalities
Oct. 21, 2015 - Bel Marra Health

Oct. 20, 2015 - Logan Daily News

How Nutrition can Help Prevent Falls
Oct. 19, 2015 - Living It Up

Leaves fall, people don’t
Oct. 19, 2015 - Sidney Daily News

Tips for preventing falls in the home
Oct. 18, 2015 - North Shore News

Senior Living: Avoiding falls
Oct. 16, 2015 - Willits News

Stay independent: tips for preventing falls
Oct. 16, 2015 - Owatonna People's Press

4 “Steps” Every Senior Can Take to Prevent Falls at Home
Oct. 15, 2015 - Infinite Home Resource

Balance 101 presented
Oct. 15, 2015 - Bethany Village Blog

10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls
Oct. 15, 2015 - Celebration of Health Association

Falls in hospital and new placement in a nursing home among older people hospitalized with acute illness
Oct. 15, 2015 - Dove Press

Leaves Fall, People don't
Oct. 14, 2015 - Bryan Times

The Most Dangerous Products for the Elderly
Oct. 14. 2-15 - Arizona Daily Star

UTI, blood and respiratory infections cause falls in the elderly: Study
Oct. 13, 2015 - Bel Marra Health

Surprising Reason Behind Why Grandparents Are Prone to Falls
Oct. 12, 2015 - Yahoo! Health

Older Adults and Falls: Deadly But Preventable
Oct. 9, 2015 - Cleveland Clinic HealthEssentials

Explainer: why does our balance get worse as we grow older?
Oct. 8, 2015 - The Conversation

The Science of Fall Prevention
Oct. 8, 2015 - Physical Therapy Products

COOPER CONNECTION: Take steps to prevent falls
Oct. 7, 2015 - Courier Post

Why Heart Failure Patients Face Higher Risk of Falls
Oct. 7, 2015 - Pharmacy Times

Column: Alzheimer’s safety tips help alleviate frustrations
Oct. 7, 2015 - Cincinnati Enquirer

Thousands walk to prevent falls
Oct. 4, 2015 - Sidney Daily News

FIGHTING NOT TO FALL: Risk education vital for seniors
Oct. 4, 2015 - Lakeland Ledger

Audiologists Integral Piece of the Puzzle in Fall Prevention
Oct. 3, 2015 - The Hearing Journal

For seniors, hearing trouble linked to greater risk of death
Oct. 2, 2015 - Reuters

Obstacle course highlighting challenges faced by elderly people set up for Falls Awareness Week
Oct. 2, 2015 - Maidenhead Advertiser

Besting Winter's Worst
Oct. 1, 2015 - Occupational Health and Safety

Presentation teaches how to reduce risk of falling
Oct. 1, 2015 - Putnam County Sentinel

Benzodiazepine prescribing increases in older adults
Oct. 1, 2015 - Healio

People in all age groups are under-estimating their risk of falling, a new survey has found.
Oct. 1, 2015 - Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

Stepping Out to Prevent Falls
Sept. 30, 2015 - Ursuline Center

Steady U offering home visits for fall prevention
Sept. 30, 2015 - Holmes Bargain Hunter

Older Women Urged to Take Vitamin D to Prevent Falls
Sept. 30, 2015 - Healthline News

Joint Commission Issues Alert on Falls in Hospitals
Sept. 30, 2015 - Medscape

Study: Fear of falling influences fall-prevention strategies
Sept. 30, 2015 - Nurse.com

WMH launches new Fall Prevention initiative
Sept. 30, 2015 - Wayne Independent

Step up fall prevention efforts for seniors
Sept. 30, 2015 - Pantagraph.com

Joint Commission Highlights Patient Fall Causes in Alert
Sept. 29, 2015 - Hospitals & Health Networks

Prevent a fall, play with invisible ball
Sept. 28, 2015 - DL-Online

Eliminate Trip Hazards In Your Home – September Is Falls Prevention Month
Sept. 28, 2015 - KGAB-FM

Sentinel Event Alert 55: Preventing falls and fall-related injuries in health care facilities
Sept. 28, 2015 - The Joint Commission

COLUMN: Exercise prevents severity of falls
Sept. 27, 2015 - Oxford Eagle

Helping prevent falls at any age
Sept. 25, 2015 - WPTV

Residents build 'Strength in Every Step,' honor National Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 24, 2015 - Twinsburg Bulletin

Walk raises awareness of dangers of falls
Sept. 24, 2015 - Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Anthem Inc. Recommends Seven Common Health Screenings for Older Adults
Sept. 24, 2015 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

STEADY U Ohio offers tips to prevent falls
Sept. 23, 2015 - Jennings Center for Older Adults

Anthem Inc. Says Preventive Steps Can Lead to Safer Steps
Sept. 23, 2015 - MarketWatch

Every 20 Minutes an Older Adult Dies from a Fall
Sept. 23, 2015 - Health News Digest

Home Care Matters: Take a stand to prevent falls
Sept. 23, 2015 - Conway Daily Sun

Preventing falls should be goal of aging baby boomers
Sept. 23, 2015 - Kansas City Star

Ohio groups join in campaign for preventing falls by seniors
Sept. 23, 2015 - Akron Beacon-Journal

Ohio groups join in campaign for preventing falls by seniors
Sept. 23, 2015 - Washington Times

Improved balance may prevent people from falling
Sept. 23, 2015 - Upper Michigans Source

How Sleek Design Is Transforming Senior Living Tech
Sept. 23, 2015 - Senior Housing News

Protect Your Independence: Create a Fall Prevention Plan
Sept. 22, 2015 - Vision Aware

Walk to prevent falls is planned for Wednesday
Sept. 21, 2015 - Columbus Dispatch

Walk offers advice on preventing falls
Sept. 21, 2015 - ThisWeek Marysville

Seniors walking Wednesday to help prevent falls
Sept. 21, 2015 - Athens Messenger

Holmes taking 10 million steps to prevent falls
Sept. 21, 2015 - Wooster Daily Record

Approaching the Staggering Problem of Falls in Older Adults—Commentary
Sept. 21, 2015 - Merck Manuals

Fall prevention in Ohio: One step at a time
Sept. 20, 2015 - Morrow County Sentinel

Come and learn on Fall Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 19, 2015 - Putnam Sentinel

Lorene Bartos: Making your home free from fall hazards
Sept. 19, 2015 - Lincoln Journal Star

Fall prevention starts with letting go
Sept. 17, 2015 - Carroll County Times

Falls and older people: hidden injuries and bleeds
Sept. 17, 2015 - Nursing in Practice

Efforts intensify to keep Greater Cincinnati seniors on their feet
Sept. 17, 2015 - WLWT-TV

Hip-Fracture Surgery Risk Not Just Due to Age
Sept. 17, 2015 - Newsmax Health

Column: The good news is that falls can be prevented
Sept. 16. 2015 - Cincinnati Enquirer

Senior Safari Day at Toledo Zoo
Sept. 16. 2015 - Toledo Blade

Anthem Inc. Recommends Seven Common Health Screenings for Older Adults
Sept. 15, 2015 - MarketWatch

Help take "10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls" on Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 15, 2015 - Van Wert Times Bulletin

Walk 10 million steps to help raise awareness
Sept. 15, 2015 - Martins Ferry Times Leader

City of Cleveland Announces 11th Annual Cleveland Senior Walk
Sept. 14, 2015 - City of Cleveland

Prevent Blindness Supports National Falls Prevention Awareness Day on September 23
Sept. 14, 2015 - Prevent Blindness Ohio

Vision-impaired face higher risk of tragic falls
Sept. 14, 2015 - Columbus Dispatch

3 Tips to Prevent Falls at Home
Sept. 14, 2015 - Physiotherapy for life

Vitamin D Supplementation and Fall Prevention in the Elderly
Sept. 14, 2015 - Pharmacy Times

Help take “10 million steps to prevent falls” on Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 14, 2015 - Morrow County Sentinel

Walk to make a difference
Sept. 13, 2015 - Ironton Tribune

Warning goes out with an eye to prevent falls
Sept. 13, 2015 - Toledo Blade

Easy And Inexpensive Ways For Older Adults To Prevent Falls
Sept. 11, 2015 - Forbes

Take steps to prevent falls: 10 Million Steps campaign will raise awareness
Sept. 11. 2015 - Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio

‘Lifesaving’ Study Urges New Goals on Blood Pressure
Sept. 11, 2015 - New York Times

National Falls Prevention Awareness Day tackles serious senior issue: Letter to the Editor
Sept. 10, 2015 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

What You Don't Know About Aging Could Kill You
Sept. 10, 2015 - HuffPost Post50

Eat Well to Be Well: Vitamin D – a key to preventing falls in the elderly
Sept. 9, 2015 - Osage County News

Staying active as you age could help prevent severe falls
Sept. 9, 2015 - DL-Online

Fall's the Season for Preventing Falls
Sept. 9, 2015 - Public News Service

Polypharmacy in Elderly Patients: A Pervasive Problem
Sept. 7, 2015 - Pharmacy Times

Agencies working to lower fall rate among older residents
Sept. 6, 2015 - Putnam County Sentinel

September is Falls Prevention Awareness Month
Sept. 6, 2015 - Marshfield News Herald

Supplements, exercise could improve muscle mass and strength for older adults
Sept. 2, 2015 - Iowa State University

Low patient perception of risk ups chances for hospital falls
Sept. 2, 2015 - FierceHealthcare

Tips and Tricks to Renovating Your Home to Prevent Falls
Sept. 2, 2015 - Caring Senior Service

Protecting Seniors from Unintentional Falls
Sept. 1, 2015 - LinkedIn Pulse

Study calls for new strategies to shape perceptions of patients at risk for falls in hospitals
Sept. 1, 2015 - News Medical

Just released: 2015 Falls Prevention Action Plan
Aug. 31, 2015 - National Council on Aging | Center for Healthy Aging Enews

Could Remote Home Monitoring Prevent Falls Among the Elderly?
Aug. 31, 2015 - mHealth Intelligence

When OTs Wore White Shoes: Preventing Falls
Aug. 31, 2015 - Advance Healthcare POV

Prevent Falls Among Seniors in Four Steps
Aug. 28, 2015 - K-State Research and Extension News

Tai chi improves balance, prevents falls, Maine pilot project shows
Aug. 28, 2015 - Bangor Daily News

How to Prevent Falls at Home
Aug 27, 2015 - AMP Security

Pilates linked to better balance in older women with back pain
Aug. 27, 2015 - Reuters Health

10 Steps to Help Older Adults Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls
Aug. 26, 2015 - Senior.com

Helping Family Members to Deal with a Fall Risk
Aug. 26, 2015 - Today's Caregiver

Centenarian Joseph says exercise, three meals a day and a few vitamins is the key to a long life
Aug. 25, 2015 - Manchester Evening News

Every 13 Seconds An Adult Falls and Is Treated In An Emergency Center: Watch Your Step
Aug. 24, 2015 - WYFF-TV

Drinking a problem for many older adults, study finds
Aug. 24, 2015 - CBS News

Giving back lives: Meet Joe, 100, who exercises twice a week to combat loneliness and old age
Aug. 23, 2015 - Mancunian Matters

Preventing Falls when you grow older
Aug. 20, 2015 - Albany Times-Union

Senior assistance
Aug. 20, 2015 - St. Louis American

Super simple things you can do to prevent a fall
Aug. 19, 2015 - Providence Health & Services

How to Prevent Falls at Home
Aug. 18, 2015 - Lexington Square Senior Living Blog

Exercise ideas for older adults
Aug. 18, 2015 - Asbury Park Press

A Strong Correlation Exists Between Falls and Older Driver Traffic Accidents
Aug. 18, 2015 - Legal Examiner

5 Things that DON’T Prevent Nursing Home Falls
Aug. 17, 2015 - Hello Nurse

Which Antidepressants Are Best for Older Adults?
Aug. 17, 2015 - Medscape

Vitamin D supplements could help reduce falls in homebound elderly
Aug. 17, 2015 - Medical Xpress

Technology can make aging safer
Aug. 17, 2015 - Charlotte Observer

Prevent Falls With Better Balance
Aug. 17, 2015 - Embracing Your Sixties

What Happens When a Senior Falls at 2:00 AM in Assisted Living?
Aug. 16, 2015 - Diane Masson

A balanced fitness regimen includes balance training: Here's how to do it
Aug. 15, 2015 - Los Angeles Times

Older adults can reduce risk of falls and fall-related injuries
Aug. 15, 2015 - Bellingham Herald

Joint Commission tool to limit falls could save hospitals $1 million annually
Aug. 14, 2015 - DotMed.com

Call for dementia-focused research into falls prevention
Aug. 12, 2015 - Australian Ageing Agenda

AGS and ADGAP co-management plan for hip fractures sees geriatrics mending more than bones
Aug. 11, 2015 - MedicalXpress

Aging in America: Health Insurers Seek Ways To Slow Worrisome Rise In Seniors Who Fall
Aug. 11, 2015 - International Business Times

Genesis offering fall prevention home inspections
Aug. 10, 2015 - Zanesville Times-Recorder

Doctor Game: Sarcopenia: A needless path to a wheelchair
Aug. 10, 2015 - Medicine Hat News

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Senior Housing Operators Reduce Resident Falls
Aug. 7, 2015 - Keystone Technologies

Exercise for balance can help older women avoid falls, injuries
Aug. 6, 2015 - Reuters

Vitamin D supplements don't protect bones of older women, study finds
Aug. 3, 2015 - CBS News

Elders' Risk of Falling Is Falling
Aug. 3, 2015 - Think Advisor

Take proactive steps to keep seniors on their feet
Aug. 1, 2015 - Poughkeepsie Journal

Elderly And Drugged: Far More Psych Meds Prescribed To Old Than Young
July 31, 2015 - WBUR-FM

Some over-the-counter drugs may be linked to falls in older men
July 29, 2015 - NHS Choices

Why Falls Should Be Part Of The Doctor-Patient And National Conversation For Older Persons
July 28, 2015 - Forbes

Health department nabs national honor
July 27, 2015 - ThisWeek Community News

NCOA Provides Nationwide Blueprint for Preventing Falls
July 27, 2015 - Business Wire

Disasters? Not here, not to me!
July 27, 2015 - Kitsap Sun

Doctors are bringing house calls back
July 26, 2015 - Washington Times

YOUR HEALTH: Elderly falls responsible for many deaths
July 22, 2015 - WTVM-TV

Falls prevention: Don't use the 'f-word'
July 22, 2015 - Hospital and Agedcare

Investigating the impact of a falls prevention community of practice in a residential aged-care setting: a mixed methods study protocol
July 21, 2015 - Journal of Advanced Nursing

Kaiser taking a stand against falls with new program
July 20, 2015 - The Columbian

Swimming Could Prevent Falls! Protective Benefits for Seniors
July 20, 2015 - eCare Diary

Important tips to eliminate slip, trip, and fall hazards
July 20, 2015 - Business & Legal Resources

Preventing Falls for Senior Chiropractic Patients
July 20, 2015 - The Joint

Uplifting grant for seniors prone to falling
July 17, 2015 - Sandusky Register

George H.W. Bush’s fall isn’t uncommon for elderly Americans
July 17, 2015 - Deseret News

Senior Safety: Fall by Former President George H.W. Bush Highlights Dangers for Seniors
July 16, 2015 - Intermountain Healthcare

Preventing falls among older adults
July 16, 2015 - WPVI-TV

George HW Bush's Broken Neck Spotlights Home Fall Dangers
July 16, 2015 - Newsmax Health

5 Not-So-Fun Facts On Falls That Every Boomer Needs To Know
July 16, 2015 - Huffington Post

Why Do People with Parkinson’s Disease Fall?
July 15, 2015 - Parkinson's Disease Foundation

Why Do People with Parkinson’s Disease Fall?
July 15, 2015 - Parkinson's Disease Foundation

How to Prevent Falls in Nursing Homes
July 12, 2015 - Knapp & Roberts, Attorneys

Local hospitals work to improve ER care for elderly
July 12, 2015 - Columbus Dispatch

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Increases Fall Risk in Elderly
July 10, 2015 - Neurology Advisor

Some Simple Advice to Prevent Falls
July 9, 2015 - Medical Maven

Novel use of the Nintendo Wii board as a measure of reaction time: a study of reproducibility in older and younger adults
July 9, 2015 - BMC Geriatrics

Bethesda Inc. hands out $5.5 million in grants
July 8, 2015 - Cincinnati Enquirer

How can we slow the number of deaths from falls in older adults?
July 7, 2015 - MultiBriefs

Students taking proactive approach to fall prevention in seniors
July 7, 2015 - Charleston Daily Mail

'Real-Time' Data From Nursing Home EMRs Could Aid in Falls Prevention
July 6, 2015 - American Physical Therapy Association

Healthy Living: Fall prevention guidelines
July 6, 2015 - Bristol Press

Shriver Center studying falls prevention in people with intellectual, developmental disabilities
July 6, 2015 - University of Massachusetts Medical School

A Matter of Balance: Course Helps Elderly With Balance and Confidence
July 4, 2015 - The Ledger

6 low-cost or no-cost home modifications to avoid falls
July 1, 2015 - Harvard Medical School

Barnesville Manor offering Matter of Balance Program
June 30, 2015 - Barnesville Enterprise

Nursing students help educate seniors on fall prevention
June 30, 2015 - Stratford Star

Ask Your Physical Therapist: Fall prevention
June 30, 2015 - Cumberland Sentinel

EHR Predictive Analytics Flag 32% of Nursing Home Patient Falls
June 26, 2015 - Health IT Analytics

Fall prevention program 'LIFTs' risk of senior falls
June 24, 2015 - McKnight's

Fall Prevention Program Developed by LifePlans Proven to Reduce Incidence of Falls and Claims Costs Among Seniors
June 24, 2015 - Business Wire

Strategies to prevent falls in older adults
June 24, 2015 - WKOW-TV

The art of tai chi: Helping seniors keep balanced
June 23, 2015 - Holmes Bargain Hunter

Group provides tips for home safety, falls prevention
June 23, 2015 - Plattsburgh Press Republican

STEADY U offers summer safety tips
June 21, 2015 - Wooster Weekly News

Preventing Falls in the Home: Medicines
Jun 21, 2015 - Gallagher Home Health Services

Falls Prevention Program Scores Wins All Around
June 17, 2015 - American Academy of Family Physicians

Falls Deaths Double
June 16, 2015 - Anderson Herald Bulletin

Protective steps for preventing falls
June 15, 2015 - Vail Daily

3 Power Moves to Keep Your Parents Out of the Hospital
Jun 15, 2015 - Huffington Post Blog

Nurse Creates Tool to Track Fall Risks in Cancer Patients
Jun 15, 2015 - Cleveland Clinic

Older Adult Safety: How to Avoid and Get up from Outdoor Falls
June 11, 2105 - Kendal at Home Blog

Step up to prevent falls in your senior living facility
June 10, 2015 - The Worx Hub

6 Simple Ways to Regain Your Balance and Prevent Falls
June 9, 2015 - Everyday Health

Eating a Protein-Rich Diet May Helps Older Adults Preserve Muscle Mass, Study Says
June 9, 2015 - Boston Magazine

Spinal Injuries Increasing Among Older Adults
June 9, 2015 - LiveScience

HHS Falls Prevention Program Gets Results, According to Program Creators
June 9, 2015 - PT In Motion

Comprehensive Prevention Program Effectively Reduces Falls Among Older People
June 9, 2015 - Park Forest eNews

Preventing falls as you get older: exercise is the key
June 7, 2015 - WRVO Public Media

Finding the Right Balance
June 6, 2015 - New York Times

Jungle Gym For Seniors Provides Rehabilitative Fun With Reduced Risks
June 5, 2015 - CBS Minnesota

What seniors can do to help prevent falls
June 5, 2015 - WRVO Public Media

Staying active encourages independence and fun
June 4, 2015 - Michigan State University Extension

Elderly women who start exercising may break fewer bones
June 4, 2015 - Reuters

OpticentHealth, Tech That Detects Eye Problems Early, Wins Northwestern's Venture Challenge
June 4, 2015 - ChicagoInno

What lifestyle changes could help your balance? Find out here.
June 4, 2015 - NIH SeniorHealth

Fall related injuries in older adults and strategies for reducing them
June 3, 2015 - Picayune Item

Preventing falls in older adults
June 3, 2015

Falls Are An Increasing Problem for Older Adults
May 29, 2015 - Intelihealth.com

Falling: Dangerous, but preventable, threat
May 31, 2015 - Albany Herald

Mind Your Bones: Bisphosphonates may not effectively prevent hip fracture
May 26, 2015 - Daily Rx

Treating Overactive Bladder May Reduce Falls in the Elderly
May 24, 2015 - Youth Health Magazine

Senior Health: Avoiding Falls and Accidents
May 22, 2015 - Press Enterprise

Prevent Falls with Exercise
May 22, 2015 - Physiotherapy for Life

Falling: One of the biggest, and most preventable, threats to our lives
May 21, 2015 - Northwest Georgia News

USC Davis course helps contractors make homes safer for older adults
May 20, 2015 - University of Southern California

Prevent falls with good posture
May 19, 2015 - Prescott Valley Tribune

Overactive Bladder May Set Seniors Up for a Fall
May 19, 2015 - MedPage Today

How to prevent serious falls in older adults
May 18, 2015 - Tahlequa Daily Press

Overactive Bladder Treatment Linked to Decreased Fall Risk for Older Adults
May 16, 2015 - American Urological Association

Exercise Helps Elderly Lower Risk Of Death; Even Light Activity Found Beneficial
May 15, 2015 - Medical Daily

7 Ways To Prevent Falls
May 14, 2014 - Institute for Better Bone Health

May is Older Americans Month
May 13, 2015 - Highland County Press

UMaine students develop fall detection device
May 13, 2015 - WCSH-TV

People who use canes may limit themselves for fear of falling
May 13, 2015 - Fox News

Reduce falls by being proactive
May 13, 2015 - Dayton Daily News

New study explores use of mobility devices among older adults in U.S.
May 12, 2015 - News Medical

Outcome of Electronic Personal Health Record System Use Among Older Adults
May 12, 2015 - AJMC

Take steps to prevent falls among older adults
May 12, 2015 - SunHerald.com

Fall-related deaths nearly doubled for US seniors since 2000
May 7, 2015 - MedicalXpress

Anticoagulation in Elders who Fall
May 6, 2015 - GeriPal

More Older Americans Are Dying in Falls
May 6, 2015 - NBC News

Record Numbers of Construction Workers Participate in National Fall Safety Stand-Down
May 6, 2015 - EHS Today

Here's a balancing act that will help keep you fit
May 6, 2015 - Philly.com

New media students develop fall detection device for older adults
May 5, 2015 - MedicalXpress

Mobility tip: practice balance exercises to prevent falls
May 4, 2015 - Kehres Health

Department of aging celebrates elders
May 4, 2015 - Lima News

Month of May known as Older Americans Month
May 2, 2015 - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Make living areas safe for older adults
May 2, 2015 - Lincoln Journal Star

Older Americans Month begins
May 1, 2015 - Bowling Green Sentinel Tribune

Senior Home Health Care: Preventing Fall Injuries, Part II
April 27, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel

How to Talk to Your Elderly Parent About the Dangers of Falling
April 26, 2015 - Huffington Post

Technology For Elite Runners Can Also Help Seniors Walk Without Fear Of Falling
April 24, 2015

OSHA sets high goals for National Safety Stand-Down event
April 24, 2015 - People's World

Weighing the Benefits of Statins
April 20, 2015 - Daily Rx

How To Stop Older People From Falling
April 20, 2015 - RetirementHomes.com

Seniors May Be Taking The Fall When It Comes To Doctor Communication
April 17, 2015 - Sunrise Senior Living

Student Inventors Tackle Elder Mobility Hurdles
April 16, 2015 - NextAvenue

A Contractor’s 4 Legal Obligations to Prevent Falls
April 16, 2015 - ForConstructionPros.com

Virtual reality may be effective tool for evaluating balance control in glaucoma patients
April 16, 2015 - ScienceDaily

Regular exercise reduces falls and fractures
April 16, 2015 - Harvard Medical School

Study: Little Can Mean A Lot For Elderly When Preventing Falls
April 16, 2015 - CBS Philly

Stand Up to Keep Falls Down
April 16, 2015 - ForConstructionPros.com

Wearable technology may enhance physical strength of an aging population
April 15, 2015 - Mobile Commerce News

Preventing falls is key to staying healthy, active
April 15, 2015 - The Reflector

Ask Nancy: 6 reasons why your parent might fall
April 15, 2015 - Bellingham Herald

4 basic exercises to help older adults improve strength and balance
April 15, 2015 - Times Online

Study Indicates Reclast Could Strengthen Bones but Not Reduce Fracture Risk
April 14, 2015 - Diabetes Insider

Fall Preparation
April 13, 2015 - Manchester Journal

Falls a major contributor of nursing home deaths
April 13, 2015 - JD Supra Business Advisor

The Best Exercise To Prevent Falls
April 13, 2015 - Huffington Post

Falls are epidemic that can cost seniors dearly
April 12, 2015 - Cleveland Jewish News

Falls 'not a normal part of aging,' doc says
April 12, 2015 - Norwalk Reflector

Falls at aged care facilities
April 10, 2015 - Association of Corporate Counsel

Researchers Say Short-Term Exercise Programs Can Prevent Falls by Seniors
April 8, 2015 - University of the Sciences

Preventing Falls—A Success Story
April 8, 2015 - Pharmacy Practice News

Zero injuries from patient falls: One hospital demonstrates how it's possible
April 7, 2015 - Becker's Hospital Review

Rosenthal: Stay on your feet
April 7, 2015 - Toledo Free Press

Strength Training Beneficial in Older Age, Researchers Say
April 6, 2015 - Physical Therapy Products

For Older Adults, a Rising Risk of Subdural Hematoma
April 6, 2015 - New York Times

Medication management is critical to a senior’s welfare
April 5, 2015 - Newton Citizen

Medication management is critical to a senior’s welfare
April 5, 2015 - Newton Citizen

Simple tips to prevent falls for seniors
April 1, 2015 - Montgomery NearSay

How You Can Cope with Declining Senses as You Age
April 1, 2015 - Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic

Vitamin D and Exercise Prevents Fall Injuries
April 1, 2015 - Newsmax Health

How Care Partners Can Help to Reduce the Risk of Falls in the Home
April 1, 2015 - About Health

A Personal Emergency Response System for your loved one
March 31, 2015 - Shreveport Times

Exercise Beats Vitamin D for Injury Prevention
March 31, 2015 - New York Times

For elderly, regular exercise important
March 30, 2015 - Taunton Gazette

Exercise decreases risk of injurious falls in elderly women
March 27, 2015 - 2 Minute Medicine

Improving Your Balance Helps Prevent Falls
March 27, 2015 - ComforCare Senior Services

Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center And ASU To Study And Prevent Falling Among Older Adults
March 27, 2015 - KJZZ-FM

Phoenix Parkinson's clinic makes strides in preventing patient falls
March 27, 2015 - KTAR News

Senior Focus: Dementia can cause depression, falls
March 26, 2015 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NCOA Unveils Theme for Falls Prevention Awareness Day
March 26, 2015 - Assisted Living Federation of America

Keep spring in step to prevent falls
March 25, 2015 - Fulton County News

Keep the spring in your step to help prevent falls
March 25, 2015 - Eaton Register-Herald

Equivocal study on Finnish women doesn't dim Vitamin D's role in lessening falls among elderly, experts say
March 25, 2015 - Nutraingredients USA

Falls End Lives; Good Balance Saves Them
March 24, 2015 - Huff Post Science

For Fall Prevention, Exercise: 1, Vitamin D: 0
March 24, 2015 - Medscape

Neither vitamin D nor exercise affected fall rates among older women in Finland
March 23, 2015 - MedicalXpress

Exercise, But Not Vitamin D, Cuts Injuries From Falls in Older Women: Study
March 23, 2015 - HealthDay

Vitamin D Fails Fall-Prevention Test
March 23, 2015 - MD

How to avoid dangerous falls: Some spring tips for seniors
March 23, 2015 - Cleveland.com

Vitamin D Researchers: 'Calculation Error Greatly Underestimated RDA, Broad Implications For Public Health'
March 22, 2015 - InQuisitr

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Launch National PSA Campaign on Distracted Walking
March 22, 2015 - StreetInsider.com

Recovering balance: Classes help seniors prevent falls
March 21, 2015 - Rapid City Journal

Keeping seniors safe: Planning, vigilance needed to avoid injuries, conditions
March 21, 2015 - The Times News

Fall Prevention Helps Keep the Elderly From Bigger Health Problems
March 20, 2015 - Time Warner Cable News, Buffalo

Balance Is Important as We Age
March 20, 2015 - Owatonna People's Press

Commit to be Fit: Risk Of Falling Increases As We Age
March 19, 2015 - WBNS-10TV, Columbus

Spring Weather Brings New Fall Hazards
March 19, 2015 - WTUZ-FM, New Philadelphia

Maintain your footing: Prevent falls in the bathroom
March 19, 2015 - Louisville Courier-Journal

Study uses Wii Balance Board to predict falls in older adults
March 19, 2015 - Healio

Prevent falls in later life
March 18, 2015 - Sandusky Register

Adding "Distraction" to Your Balance Poses
March 17, 2015 - Yoga for Healthy Living

Strategies for preventing falls, which are especially risky for older people
March 16, 2015 - Washington Post

Falls among seniors linked to irregular heartbeats
March 16, 2015 - The Globe and Mail

Restraints Don't Prevent Falls!
March 16, 2015 - Care Diary

Make changes to keep mother safe from falls
March 14, 2015 - Las Vegas Review Journal

Falls may be tied to irregular heartbeat
March 13, 2015 - Reuters

Falls pose serious health hazards for elderly
March 12, 2015 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Training the Mind to Ward Off Falls
March 11, 2015 - New York Times

95-year-old shares tricks of safe falling
March 11, 2015 - Pocono Record

SSRIs, Elderly Falls Hypothesis Doesn't Stand Up
March 10, 2015 - Medscape

Perceptual Training Boosts Contrast Sensitivity for Older Adults
March 9, 2015 - University of California, Riverside

Fall prevention interventions prove effective in reducing injury
March 9, 2015 - HealthCanal

The Far-Reaching Effects of a Fall
March 9, 2015 - New York Times

Studies look to long-term fall prevention
March 9, 2015 - The Spokesman-Review

Senior Falling Leads to Injuries, Sometimes Death, But There are Ways to Prevent Falls Before They Happen
March 8, 2015 - KNDO-TV

Weather-Proof Advice for Fall Prevention
March 6, 2015 - Huffington Post

Preventing Falls in Snow and Ice
March 5, 2015 - Hebrew Senior Life

Hearing aids improve balance in elderly people
March 3, 2015 - Hear-it.org

STEPHANIE SMITH COONEY: Falls can be prevented
March 3, 2015 - Indiana Gazette

Age-Proofing the Home: Injury Prevention for Seniors
March 3, 2015 - To Your Health

Falls prevention tips for the winter
Feb. 25, 2015 - Vinton County Courier

Falls can be prevented
Feb. 25, 2015 - Ironton Tribune

Exercise the best way to prevent falls
Feb. 22, 2015 - Ocala Star Banner

Get ready for the 2015 National Fall Prevention Stand-Down
Feb. 20, 2015 - Business and Legal Resources

It's Not Just Ice: 10 Tips to Avoid a Bad Fall
Feb. 18, 2015 - LiveScience

Clinics Working to Slow the Surge in Older Adult Injuries
Feb. 18, 2015 - Hospitals & Health Networks Daily

OSHA fall prevention stand-down set for May 4-15
Feb. 18, 2015 - Safety + Health Magazine

Geriatric medicine helps aged retain independence
Feb. 17, 2015 - WAFF

Column: Helping You Age Better with Pamela K. Matura - Falls prevention tips for the Winter
Feb. 16, 2015 - Jackson Co. Times-Journal

Ohio Dept. of Aging: Reduce risk of falls
Feb. 14, 2015 - Mansfield News Journal

Older Adults: Double Your Protein Intake for Better Health
Feb. 13, 2015 - U.S. News and World Report

Continued Questions on Benzodiazepine Use in Older Patients
Feb. 13, 2015 - New York Times

Dept. of Aging gives tips for Valentine's Day safety
Feb. 13, 2015 - Bowling Green Sentinel-Tribune

Falls prevention tips for the winter
Feb. 13, 2015 - Pike County News Watchman

Go steady with your loved ones
Feb. 13, 2015 - Delphos Herald

AAA7, STEADY U Ohio offer falls prevention tips
Feb. 13, 2015 - Highland Co. Press

Falls Management Class Coming March 10th to Portsmouth
Feb. 12, 2015 - Portsmouth Community Common

Renovation firms specialize in helping baby boomers age in place
Feb. 11, 2015 - Columbus Daily Reporter

Canes and Walkers Can Cause More Problems for People Without Training
Feb. 10, 2015 - Youth Health Magazine

Why Yoga Might Be The Key To Preventing Falls As You Age
Feb. 6. 2015 - WGCU.org

Canes, walkers linked to higher risk of falls
Feb. 6, 2015 - Reuters

Column: Preventing falls, loss of independence among older adults
Feb. 6, 2015 - Current in Carmel

Massage Therapy Shown to Promote Health, Improve Quality of Life for Aging Adults
Feb. 5, 2015 - Providence Journal

5 Proven Approaches Geriatricians Use to Prevent Falls
Feb. 4, 2015 - A Place for Mom

Video: 97-year-old Portsmouth tai chi regular
Feb. 3, 2015 - The Portsmouth News

Column: Preventing hospital stays for flu and falls
Feb. 2, 2015 - Cincinnati.com

Older adults at risk during winter weather
Jan. 31, 2015 - Delphos Herald

The Role of Exercise in Older Driver Safety
Jan. 30, 2015 - Legal Examiner

Do Pets Cause or Prevent Falls?
Jan. 28, 2015 - Pedagogy - Long Term Care & Home Health

Seniors May Keep Falls a Secret
Jan. 27, 2015 - HealthDay

Expert: How to tell what’s normal in aging
Jan. 27, 2015 - Morrow County Sentinel

Fall prevention: Simple tips to prevent falls
Jan. 23, 2015 - Thrive Comprehensive Medical Group

Senior Activities Prevent Falls
Jan. 23, 2015 - DigniCare

Fall Risk Factors in RA Are Not Clear
Jan. 23, 2015 - The Gupta Guide

Make Your Home Less Prone to Falls from Ice and Snow on Walkways
Jan. 22, 2015 - Zillow

The Medical Minute: Seniors Often Keep Falls a Secret
Jan. 22, 2015 - Penn State Hershey Medical Center

More older adults are reporting falls
Jan. 22, 2015 - Fox News

Exercising to Prevent Falls in the Assisted Living Environment
Jan. 22, 2015 - Assisted Living by Unlimited Care Cottages

More older adults are reporting falls
Jan. 22, 2015 - Reuters

6 Ways to Lower Your Chances of Falling
Jan. 21, 2015 - Stroke Smart Magazine

Why you need grab bars in your bathroom
Jan. 20, 2015 - Consumer Reports

‘A Matter of Balance’ fall prevention program
Jan. 20, 2015 - Eaton Register Herald

Preventing falls in seniors an ongoing effort
Jan. 19, 2015 - Baltimore Sun

Study suggests increase in falls among the elderly
Jan. 19, 2015 - University of Michigan Health System

Increase In Falls Among Elderly Not Due to Aging Population
Jan. 19, 2015 - University Herald

Falls on the Rise Among U.S. Seniors
Jan. 19, 2015 - HealthDay

5 tips to fall-proof your home and keep seniors safe
Jan. 19, 2015 - Log Cabin Democrat

With Aging Population, Medical Research at the University of Maryland School of Medicine Focuses on Better Prevention and Treatment of Trauma in Older Patients
Jan. 17, 2015 - HealthCanal

Preventing falls: Don't let a fall bring you down
Jan. 16, 2015 - Columbus (NE) Telegram

Gait disturbances can help to predict dementia in older adults
Jan. 15, 2015 - Oxford University Press

Health Headlines: Dangers of falling
Jan. 15, 2015 - WMUR.com

How to prevent falls as you age
Jan. 15, 2015 - UPMC MyHealth Matters

Fear of falling is a big part of growing older
Jan. 14, 2015 - Consumer Affairs

More Falls for Those Starting Newer Antipsychotics
Jan. 14, 2015 - MedPage Today

More Evidence Antipsychotics Linked to Fractures, Falls
Jan. 13, 2015 - Medscape

Doctors dealing with dramatic rise in falls
Jan. 12, 2015 - WPTZ.com

How Breaking Your Hip Increases Your Death Risk
Jan. 12, 2015 - A Place for Mom

Diabetes substantially overtreated in older adults
Jan. 12, 2015 - Family Practice News

Can Playing Catch Enhance Balance In Elderly?
Jan. 12, 2015 - Health Aim

Rumford Hospital celebrates 180 days without patient fall
Jan. 12, 2015 - River Valley Sun Journal

Seniors can avoid slipping into danger
Jan. 11, 2015 - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Aging and balance
Jan. 9, 2015 - Michigan State University

Promoting Continence in Seniors: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Jan. 9, 2015 - Philips Lifeline

Playing catch can improve balance, prevent falls in seniors
Jan. 9, 2015 - University of Illinois at Chicago

Dept. on Aging: Have winter plan
Jan. 9, 2015 - Sidney Daily News

Preventing falls this winter for senior citizens
Jan. 9, 2015 - Logan Daily

Winter safety tips for older Ohioans from Steady U Ohio
Jan. 8, 2014 - Clermont Sun

Rep. Buchy: Preventing falls this winter
Jan. 8, 2015 - Greenville Daily Advocate

Physical activity intervention for the elderly
Jan. 8, 2015 - MedicalXpress

How Exercise Keeps Us Young
Jan. 7, 2015 - New York Times

Tips to help seniors safely conquer winter's snow and cold
Jan. 7, 2015 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

Bundle up
Jan. 7, 2014 - Bellefontaine Examiner

Falls in the elderly: How urologists can save a life
Jan. 7, 2015 - Urology Times

A self-directed walking program for older people did not prevent falls
Jan. 7, 2015 - MedicalXpress

Have a plan to weather the cold, prevent falls
Jan. 6, 2015 - Fairborn Daily Herald

Have a plan to weather the cold, prevent falls
Jan. 5, 2015 - Xenia Gazette

Tips to prevent slips
Jan. 5, 2015 - Tiffin Advertiser-Tribune

Hearing aids help restore balance
Dec. 31, 2014 - Long-term Living Magazine

Elderly overprescribed sedatives and anti-anxiety drugs
Dec. 31, 2014 - Reuters

Exercise May Cut Fall Risk for Some Parkinson's Patients
Dec. 31, 2014 - HealthDay

Winterize to prevent falls
Dec. 30, 2014 - wotv4women.com

Preventing Slips and Falls this Winter
Dec. 30, 2014 - CentralJersey.com

Preventing Falls Among Older Folks
Dec. 30, 2014 - Ideastream Cleveland

Life Lessons: Dramatic rise in falls
Dec. 30, 2014 - WFMZ-TV

Preventing falls a combination of education and treatment; tips, resources for people of all ages
Dec. 29, 2014 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

5 Must Haves to Prevent Falls at Home in 2015
Dec. 29, 2014 - Steady For Life

Hearing Aids Help Balance, Prevent Falls for Some Elders
Dec. 28, 2014 - HealthCentral

Win winter by preventing falls
Dec. 25, 2014 - Clermont Sun

Column: Fall prevention saves money, lives
Dec. 24, 2014 - Cincinnati Enquirer

The keys to maintaining independence
Dec. 22, 2014 - MyEasternShoreMD.com

Older Ohioans: “Win winter” with tips to prevent falls
Dec. 19, 2014 - Delphos Herald

Clinic Offered by OSU Wexner Medical Center Aims to Help Prevent Falls
Dec. 19, 2014 - PT Products

Seniors Still Given Potentially Dangerous Sedatives: Study
Dec. 18, 2014 - HealthDay

Balance in older adults may improve with hearing aids
Dec. 18, 2014 - Medical News Today

Vibrating Insoles May Prevent Falls
Dec. 17, 2014 - WCVB.com

“Win winter” with tips, resources to prevent falls
Dec. 17, 2014 - Jackson County Times-Journal

Recommendations to Prevent Falls
Dec. 17, 2014 - Hurley Elder Care Law

Hearing aids may lead to better balance
Dec. 16, 2014 - Futurity.org

Pompey Old Boys Photos Push to Prevent Older People's Falls
Dec. 16, 2014 - AboutMyArea

Beware of Icy Spots
Dec. 16, 2014 - Sarah Bush Lincoln Blog

Hearing aids improved balance and may prevent falls in older adults with hearing loss
Dec. 15, 2014 - Daily Rx

Nurses Notes: Liberating structures are a platform for positive change
Dec. 15, 2014 - Missoulian

Fear of falling casts pall over aging population
Dec. 13, 2014 - Pueblo Chieftain

Keeping seniors safe during holiday shopping
Dec. 12. 2014 - Bowling Green Sentinel-Tribune

High-tech floor reduces impact of falls for seniors
Dec. 12. 2014 - Vancouver Sun

How to walk more safely outdoors
Dec. 12, 2014 - Quad-City times

Falls in winter weather turn dangerous
Dec. 12. 2014 - Quad-City Times

Losing balance is serious stuff
Dec. 11, 2014 - International Falls Journal

Best Bet for Senior Fall Prevention: Swimming
Dec. 11, 2014 - Senior Housing News

Older people can prevent falls ... by wearing heels?
Dec. 10. 2014 - Mother Nature Network

Falls-Prevention Program Targets Residents At Risk
Dec. 10, 2014 - Provider Magazine

Decking the halls while avoiding falls
Dec. 10, 2014 - Rochester Democrat & Chronicle

Do You Know Why Tai Chi Helps Prevent Falls?
Dec. 10, 2014 - The Way of Tai Chi

How To Help Seniors Recover From Falls
Dec. 8, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living

Why swimming may be the best exercise as you age
Dec. 8, 2014 - Washington Post

Do Pets Cause or Prevent Falls?
Dec. 8, 2014 - Care Diary

Prevent falls in your home for holiday gatherings
Dec. 7, 2014 - Shelly Safety Blog

Intel-GE Care Innovations uses Microsoft's Kinect to prevent injuries to the elderly
Dec. 4, 2014 - BetaNews

As we get older, injuries from falling can be deadly
Dec. 4, 2014 - Brattleboro Reformer

Falls aren’t right, but is there a right to fall?
Dec. 4, 2014 - CBC News

9 Smart Ways to Protect Yourself from Falls This Winter
Dec. 4, 2014 - Grandparents.com

Osteoporosis: Silent, Searing, and Bone Breaking
Dec. 4, 2014 - Dr. Paul Christo

How To Keep Seniors Safe And On Their Feet This Winter
Dec. 3, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living

Autumn is no time for falls
Dec. 3, 2014 - Inside Toronto

Manitoba expert in patient safety predicts 'silver tsunami' of injuries
Dec. 3, 2014 - CBC News

Computer games help prevent falls in elderly
Dec. 2, 2014 - Long-term Living

5 Ways to Prevent Falls this Winter
Dec. 2, 2014 - SeniorCare

Broken Hips: Preventing A Fall Can Save Your Life
Dec. 1, 2014 - NPR

STEADY U Ohio offers “savvy and safe” holiday shopping tips for seniors
Nov. 28, 2014 - Marion Online

Editorial: It's decorating season, so be careful not to fall
Nov. 28, 2014 - Naples Daily News

State seeks to prevent falls by older Ohioans
Nov. 28, 2014 - Washington Times

Metal hip solid: Computer game hopes to prevent elderly falling over
Nov. 25, 2014 - Mancunian Matters

Tips target older Ohioans, retailers to try to reduce injury-causing falls
Nov. 24, 2014 - Cleveland.com

Don’t let Black Friday shopping turn you black and blue
Nov. 24, 2014 - Jackson County Times-Journal

Don’t let Black Friday shopping turn you black and blue: Prevent falls
Nov. 24, 2014 - Perry County Tribune

Manchester researchers develop computer games to prevent falls in the elderly
Nov. 24, 2014 - University of Manchester

Diabetes and Falls Prevention: Researchers Work with Seniors
Nov. 24, 2014 - New American Media

Fall prevention: Simple tips to prevent falls from the Mayo Clinic Staff
Nov. 23, 2014 - Turning Pointe Physical Therapy

Hospital asks judge to boot patient who refuses to leave
Nov. 23, 2014 - New York Post

Handgrip strength and balance in older adults following withdrawal from long-term use of temazepam, zopiclone or zolpidem as hypnotics
Nov. 21, 2014 - BMC Geriatrics

Fall prevention in the home for seniors
Nov. 21, 2014 - Hillsboro Times-Gazette

Meyers Primary Care Institute at UMMS part of $30 million national falls study
Nov. 21, 2014 - University of Massachusetts Medical School

Jeb Breithaupt: Remodeling can prevent falls at home
Nov. 20, 2014 - Shreveport Times

5 fall prevention tips as winter advances
Nov. 20, 2014 - MLive.com

UCLA reports sad statistics regarding senior falls
Nov. 20, 2014 - Examiner.com

Half a million California seniors fall repeatedly but many don’t seek medical attention
Nov. 20, 2014 - HealthCanal.com

Fall prevention in the home for seniors
Nov. 18, 2014 - Highland County Press

Take steps during winter storms to prevent falls
Nov. 18, 2014 - The Buffalo News

Older adults with pain fall significantly more often, study finds
Nov. 17, 2014 - McKight's Long-term Care News

State Program Aims to Prevent Falls Among Elderly
Nov. 13, 2014 - ABC-6 Columbus

Optometry’s role in preventing falls in elderly patients
Nov. 13, 2014 - Optometry Times

It's time to take the plunge! Swimming can improve balance and prevent falls
Nov. 13, 2014 - London (UK) Daily Express

Holiday shoppers: Be savvy and be safe
Nov. 12, 2014 - Eaton Register Herald

Wellness Wednesday: Fall Prevention, Concierge Rx, Health News
Nov. 12, 2014 - All Sides with Ann Fisher

How To Keep On Your Feet In Cold, Wet Weather
Nov. 12, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living Blog

Holiday Shoppers: Be savvy and be safe
Nov. 11, 2014 - Morrow County Sentinel

Standing up to the fear of falling
Nov. 11, 2014 - Denver Post

As fall heads towards winter, it's time to think about how not to fall
Nov. 11, 2014 - Brandon Sun

Falls Prevention: Doing All We Can
Nov. 10, 2014 - Environments for Aging

After the Fall: Preventing Catastrophe
Nov. 10, 2014 - New York Times

APTA Responds to The New York Times on Balance and Falls
Nov. 6, 2014 - American Physical Therapy Association

Groups encourage elderly holiday shoppers to be savvy, safe
Nov. 6, 2014 - Gallipolis Daily Tribune

Living longer today means more chance of a bad, or even fatal, fall
Nov. 6, 2014 - MedCity News

How to Prevent More Falls
Nov. 5, 2014 - The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC

CDC: Drug poisonings, eldery falls on the rise; other areas improving
Nov. 5, 2014 - Safety + Health Magazine

Preventing falls, Medicare info, VA Medical Center open house and flu shots: Free health events
Nov. 5, 2014 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

9 Tips to Prevent Falls for Seniors
Nov. 5, 2014 - HealthyFamilies BC

The After-50 Balancing Act
Nov. 4, 2014 - AARP

Traumatic Brain Injury Ups Dementia Risk in Older Adults
Nov. 4, 2014 - Medscape

What ARE health tech innovators doing to help prevent falls?
Nov. 4, 2014 - Boomer Health Tech Watch

Steps to Avoid an Accident
Nov. 3, 2014 - New York Times

A Tiny Stumble, a Life Upended
Nov. 3, 2014 - New York Times

'Mild' control of systolic blood pressure in older adults is adequate: 150 is good enough
Nov. 3, 2014 - MedicalXpress

NY Times: CCRC Fights Senior Falls with New Design
Nov. 3, 2014 - Senior Housing News

Being pro-active: How to prevent falls
Nov. 3, 2014 - Fox 47

Black Toilet Seats and Hearing Aids: Why do we ignore the obvious?
Nov. 2, 2014 - Psychology Today

Lessons of the fall: Researchers work with seniors
Nov. 2, 2014 - PilotOnline.com

Exercise class helps older adults improve their balance
Nov. 1, 2014 - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Exercise class helps older adults improve their balance
Nov. 1, 2014 - ReporterHerald.com

Fall Protection vs. Fall Prevention: A New Approach to Ladders
Nov. 1, 2014 - Occupational Health & Safety

Fall prevention strategies
Oct. 31, 2014 - Albany Democrat-Herald

Bracing for the Falls of an Aging Nation
Oct. 30, 2014 - New York Times

'Wandering eye' may raise risk of falls for older adults
Oct. 30, 2014 - Reuters

Study shows vibrating insoles could reduce falls among seniors
Oct. 30, 2014 - Harvard University

Brain injuries increase chances of dementia in older adults
Oct. 29, 2014 - Tech Times

Learning to Prevent Falls
Oct. 29, 2014 - Senior Helpers

Trick or Treat Night times, events around county listed
Oct. 29, 2014 - Morgan County Herald

Brain Injuries Linked to Increased Risk of Dementia in Older Adults
Oct. 28, 2014 - Headlines & Global News

Traumatic Brain Injury Raises Dementia Risk in Elderly
Oct. 27, 2014 - MedialResearch.com

Throne project reducing falls in Colchester’s hospitals’ toilets gets national recognition
Oct. 25, 2015 - EADT24

The effects of hypotension can lead to falls
Oct. 22, 2014 - Cape Gazette

Four Ways to Help Your Aging Loved One Prevent Falls this Season
Oct. 21, 2014 - Tabitha.org

Seniors Care: Health Innovators Need Focus Fall Prevention
Oct. 21, 2014 - Alzheimer's Tech

Tests determine your risk of falling
Oct. 21, 2014 - CitizensVoice.com

Preventing falls in older people
Oct. 21, 2014 - The Pharmaceutical Journal

Sticks and stones and fragile bones
Oct. 21, 2014 - Whyalla News

Maximizing Your Mobility - Balance is the key to life
Oct. 20, 2014 - Petoskey News

Xbox Meets Fall Prevention Tech at Senior Living HackFest
Oct. 20, 2014 - Senior Housing News

Intel-GE Care Innovations Partners with Kinesis Health Technologies to Reduce Healthcare Costs with a More Effective Mobility and Falls Risk Assessment Technology
Oct. 20, 2014 - News Release

Swimming Improves Balance In Older Adults, But It Can Benefit Everyone Else, Too
Oct. 18, 2014 - Medical Daily

Why Swimming May Be the Best Exercise for Older Adults
Oct. 17, 2014 - LiveScience

Vibration therapy to prevent falls in older people
Oct. 17, 2014 - WebMD

Tips to Achieve Balance and Avoid Falls
Oct. 16, 2014 - WCVB-TV

ESPECIALLY FOR SENIORS: Walk, don’t run – and don’t fall
Oct. 15, 2014 - American Journal

Educational DVD Helps Patients and Families Prevent Falls at Home
Oct. 14, 2014 - ONS Connect

Risk for Falls Higher in THA and TKA Patients With Nerve Blocks
Oct. 14, 2014 - Anesthesiology News

Plan Ahead to Prevent Fatal Falls
Oct. 14, 2014 - ForConstructionPros.com

Balance program for older adults now available throughout Ohio
Oct. 11, 2013 - Morrow County Sentinel

Interactive Falls Prevention Training Has Impact on Nurses
Oct. 10, 2014 - Cleveland Clinic

Get Fit - October 2014 - Proper practice can help seniors avoid falling injuries
Oct. 10, 2014 - ScoopSanDiego.com

5 Reasons Why Yoga Is Beneficial For Older Adults
Oct. 9, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living

Horn Memorial Hospital takes steps to increase patient safety and decrease falls
Oct. 8, 2014 - Mapleton Press

AOTA supports National Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Oct. 8, 2014 - OT Connections

Five steps to take now to prevent falls
Oct. 8, 2014 - TheStar.com

Fall prevention time
Oct. 7, 2014 - TimesUnion.com

Depression increases risk of falls in elderly
Oct. 7, 2014 - MedicalXpress

Balance testing could help prevent falls for seniors
Oct. 7, 2014 - WPSD-TV

NCOA Leads First-Ever National Falls Prevention Resource Center
Oct. 6, 2014 - National Council on Aging

Learning how to prevent falls can add years
Oct. 4, 2014 - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Preventing falls, seniors' biggest risk for injury, death
Oct. 4. 2014 - News-Press.com

Why Do Interventions to Prevent Falls Fail?
Oct. 3, 2014 - Evidence in Motion Blog

Low-cost home fixes may prevent falls
Oct. 3, 2014 - Reuters

Study of patient falls identifies both causes and solutions
Oct. 2, 2014 - Healthcare Finance News

Exercise to prevent falls and fractures
Oct. 1, 2014 - University of Manchester

Fall Prevention Program Yields 54% Reduction in Assisted Living
Sept. 30, 2014 - Senior Housing News

Swimming Associated With Fewer Falls In Older Men
Sept. 30, 2014 - MedicalResearch.com

Fall Proofing Your Home
Sept. 29, 2014 - Burkart-Heisdorf.com

To Prevent Falls, Pay Heed to Your Hearing
Sept. 27, 2014 - Herald Net

Researchers trip seniors on purpose to stop future falls
Sept. 26, 2014 - The Daily News

Lorain County General Health District nabs grant for seniors
Sept. 25, 2014 - Lorain Morning Journal

More ways to prevent falls
Sept. 25, 2014 - Punch

National Falls Prevention Awareness Week
Sept. 24, 2014 - Ohio Hospital Association

10 home safety tips for the elderly
Sept. 24, 2014 - Monroe Courier

Falls major concern for those 65 and over
Sept. 24, 2014 - Thomasville Times-Enterprise

Tips on preventing falls in the home
Sept. 24, 2014 - Christiana Care News

Falls are a costly but avoidable health care concern
Sept. 24, 2014 - Hamilton Journal-News

Experts: Keep active as you age
Sept. 24, 2014 - ShoreNewsToday.com

Goggles Help Prevent Falls, Track Eye Movements
Sept. 24, 2014 - 1011now.com

Guest commentary: Diagnosing hearing loss can help seniors avoid falls
Sept. 24, 2014 - Contra Costa Times

Preventing Falls Can Save Lives
Sept. 24, 2014 - News10.net

'From looking just lovely to black and blue and blood': Fatal fall at Burnaby care home triggers complaint
Sept. 24, 2014 - The Province

People Working Cooperatively: Take steps to prevent falls in homes of elderly
Sept. 23, 2014 - WLWT-TV, Cincinnati

5 ways to prevent falls in long-term care settings
Sept. 23, 2014 - Long-term Living Magazine

Stop slips, trips and falls: How to make your home senior-friendly
Sept. 23, 2014 - RecordOnline.com

Falls Prevention Awareness Day: Preventing Falls In and Outside the Home
Sept. 23, 2014 - Philips Lifeline

Kroger partners with SteadyU for National Falls Prevention Day
Sept. 23, 2014 - WNWO-TV, Toledo

Area Agency on Aging District 7 observes Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 23, 2014 - Highland County Press

Falls and Older Adults: 5 Myths Busted
Sept. 23, 2014 - National Council on Aging

Fall prevention tips for autumn
Sept. 23, 2014 - Examiner.com

Screenings may prevent elderly falls, experts say
Sept. 23, 2014 - KSL.com

Move Strong: 10 Tips to Reduce Your Risk of Falls
Sept. 23, 2014 - Huffington Post

Doctor weighs in on preventing injuries from falling
Sept. 23, 2014 - WLFI.com

World-first study proves low-cost home modifications prevent falls
Sept. 23, 2014 - MedicalXpress

Balance-building exercises can help prevent falls
Sept. 22, 2014 - Star-Telegram

Ohio Departments of Aging, Health, ramp up efforts to prevent falls
Sept. 22, 2014 - Greenville Daily Advocate

3 Kroger pharmacies will review meds for elderly to prevent falls
Sept. 22, 2014 - Columbus Dispatch

Avoiding Slips & Trips for Falls Prevention Day
Sept. 21, 2014 - Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly

Regular exercise may stem aging effects
Sept. 20, 2014 - MilleLacs Messenger

Benefits of Functional Training for Older Adults
Sept. 19, 2014 - Epoch Times

Bathroom Fall Prevention
Sept. 19, 2014 - Orlando Sentinel

Caregivers and Seniors: 10 Quick Tips to Help Prevent Falls
Sept. 18, 2014 - Retire-At-Home

September is Fall Prevention Awareness Month
Sept. 18, 2014 - Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio

Falls indoors may signal frailty, linked to shorter survival
Sept. 18, 2014 - Reuters

Classes held to help elderly avoid falls
Sept. 18, 2014 - Putnam County Sentinel

"Matter of Balance" Program now Available in all 88 Ohio Counties
Sept. 18, 2014 - Marion Online

Prevent Blindness Supports National Falls Prevention Awareness Day, Sept. 23
Sept. 18, 2014 - The Optical Vision Site

Fall Prevention Awareness Day set
Eaton Register Herald

"Airbag" for older adults may protect against injury from falls
Sept. 17, 2014 - Examiner.com

Help Bring Attention to Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Sept. 17, 2014 - PT in Motion News

Seniors get advice on adapting their homes for safety's sake at Senior Expo in Cleveland Heights
Sept. 16, 2104 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

The vital role of vision in fall prevention
Sept. 16, 2014 - MakeMedicineBetter Blog

New Guidelines Address Hip Fractures in Older Adults
Sept. 15, 2014 - Medscape

Older People Are More Than Twice As Likely To Suffer A Fatal Work Injury [Infographic]
Sept. 15, 2014 - Forbes

Falls Prevention Awareness Day to be held Sept. 23 with a community event at the Mentor Senior Center
Sept. 15, 2014 - Willoughby News-Herald

State seeks to prevent falls for older Ohioans
Sept. 15, 2014 - WTRF-TV

Seniors, don't let autumn become a season of falls
Sept. 13, 2014 - TheDailyStar.com

Innovations in Fall Prevention Interventions: Fall Prevention for Older Adults
Sept. 12, 2014 - SeniorHomes.com

Falls Prevention Day is September 23rd
Sept. 12, 2014 - National Institute on Aging

Elderly Who Have Had Serious Falls May Show Symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress
Sept. 11, 2014 - Center for Advancing Health

Antihypertensives Up Survival but May Cause Falls in Seniors
Sept. 11, 2014 - Medscape

Older Adult Wellness: Building up your balance
Sept. 11, 2014 - Newton Daily News

Top Tips to Prevent Falls
Sept. 11, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living Blog

Before the Fall: For seniors, falling is the leading cause of fatal injury. Here’s what you can do to stay upright.
Spet. 10, 2014 - Chesterfield Observer

Senior Edition: Preble County Senior Center to Host Falls Prevention Event
Sept. 10, 2014 - registerherald.com

2 + 2 = 4 for Fall Prevention
Sept. 10, 2014 - STEADY for Life

Balancing Joy of the Outdoors with Outdoor Safety
Sept. 10, 2014 - Philips Lifeline

Medication To Prevent Falls
Sept. 10, 2014 - Regency Nursing & Post-acute Rehabilitation Blog

Strength training for older adults
Sept. 9, 2014 - Cypress Creek Mirror

Older patients are at risk of 'overdose and falls' as experts reveal clinical trials for new drugs only involve younger people
Sept. 9, 2014 - Daily Mail

Health Q&A: Understanding fall prevention among the elderly
Sept. 8, 2014 - Cumberlink.com

Falls and Older Drivers
Sept. 8, 2014 - Legal Examiner

Preventing falls; hearing, balance
Sept. 7, 2014 - St. George News

Simple strategies help older adults avoid falls
Sept. 7, 2014 - Lexington Herald-Leader

Exercise helps to prevent falls
Sept. 6, 2014 - Buffalo News

10 Steps to Help Older Adults Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls
Sept. 5, 2014 - Logan Daily News

Preventing falls curbs costs and risk
Sept. 2, 2014 - Healthcare Finance News

New ebook designed to help Parkinson’s patients prevent falls
Aug. 29, 2014 - York University

Med-tech start-up creates wearable device to prevent falls among elderly
Aug. 29, 2014 - SiliconRepublic

With care and attention, many falls can be prevented
Aug. 28, 2014 - JWeekly.com

Helping Seniors Prevent Falls
Aug. 28, 2014 - Active Rain

Tripping seniors on purpose to stop future falls
Aug. 28, 2014 - USA Today

The Pain-Reducing Power of Water Workouts
Aug. 27, 2014 - Next Avenue

Lifetime of fitness: A fountain of youth for bone and joint health?
Aug. 27, 2014 - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

A word from Dr. Pfenninger: Take steps to reduce the risk of falling
Aug. 26, 2014 - Midland Daily News

Video Game Can Help MS Patients Reduce Falls
Aug. 26, 2014 - Forbes

Take precautions to avoid falls
Aug. 24, 2014 - Poughkeepsie Journal

Best exercise for older adults
Aug. 24, 2014 - TimesOnline.com

New sensor technology to prevent future falls
Aug. 23, 2014 - Melbourne Herald Sun

Senior citizens improve balance, memory through ballet class at Medina studio
Aug. 22, 2014 - Cleveland.com

Fall Prevention Tips To Keep Seniors Mobile
Aug. 22, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living

Blood Pressure Guidelines Call for Knowledge, Judgment (Video)
Aug. 21, 2014 - Cleveland Clinic

Embrace Your Age: Accepting help is not a sign of weakness
Aug. 20, 2014 - Dayton Daily News

Seniors can prevent falls, stay safer at home
Aug. 19, 2014 - Jamestown Sun

Four yoga moves for older adults that boost balance, ease pain and enhance health
Aug. 18, 2014 - Washington Post

Want to keep your home and your independence as you age? Prevent falls.
Aug. 18, 2014 - Washington Post

Tips to keep the elderly safe from falls at home
Aug. 18, 2014 - Washington Post

Muscle twitcher that strengthens crumbly bones: Tiny implant could revolutionise the treatment of osteoporosis
Aug. 18, 2014 - Daily Mail

After a Fall: Slipping Through The Healthcare Cracks
Aug. 18, 2014 - NextAvenue

For Older Adults, Regular Exercise May Stem Aging Effects
Aug. 17, 2014 - Scoop San Diego

A Playful Approach to Boost Senior Mobility
Aug. 14, 2014 - A Place for Mom

Many commonly prescribed drugs taken by older adults can raise risk of falls
Aug. 13, 2014 - Fox News

The psychology of falls in long-term care
Aug. 7, 2014 - McKnight's

Seven Ways to Prevent Falls in Your Bathroom
July 30, 2014 - Eastern Michigan Better Business Bureau

More on Sleeping Pills and Older Adults
July 30, 2014 - New York Times

Senior Day attracts crowds to the Ohio State Fair
July 29, 2014 - Columbus Dispatch

Aging safely in the comfort of her home
July 29, 2014 - (Anderson, IN) Herald Bulletin

Review: ODs can help prevent falls in older patients
July 25, 2014 - Healio.com

Where You Live, Income May Play Significant Roles in Falls by Senior Citizens
July 23, 2014 - SeniorJournal.com

Older African Americans suffer from fewer falls
July 23, 2014 - Futurity.org

Study Puts Spotlight on Preventing Fall-Related Injuries
July 23, 2014 - HealthLeaders Media

Latest Edition of Preventive Services Guide Recommends Physical Therapy for Falls Prevention
July 22, 2014 - PT InMotion

Latest Edition of Preventive Services Guide Recommends Physical Therapy for Falls Prevention
July 22, 2014 - PT in Motion News

Leisurely Walks May Be Safer Than Walking With Purpose
July 22, 2014 - DailyRx

Older Adults Walking Out of Necessity Have an Increased Risk of Falls
July 22, 2014 - PT Products

Older adults who only walk on errands have higher fall risk
July 21, 2014 - Healio.com

Navigating Senior Health: Preventing falls, saving lives
July 21, 2014 - DailyLocal.com

Pre-hab therapy
July 15, 2014 - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Worth Noting: A Single Fall Can Change Someone’s Life
July 13, 2014 - Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine

Dementia and Falls
July 11, 2014 - Alzheimer's Scotland

Stairs and Steps: Fall Prevention
July 10, 2014 - Home Safe Homes

This device promises aging baby boomers injury-free exercise
July 8, 2014 - MarketWatch

4 Ways To Keep Your Parents (And You) Safe
July 8, 2014 - Forbes

Why Aging Aggravates Spinal Injuries
July 8, 2014 - Charlotte Natural Healing

Rest homes can do more to prevent falls - coroner
July 8, 2014 - 3News, New Zealand

Increased Effort Needed to Prevent Falls as the US Population Ages
July 2, 2104 - JAMA

Preventing Falls with Stronger Ankles
July 1, 2014 - Harvey R. Danciger, DPM

4 Principles to Prevent Senior Slips and Falls via @aplaceformom
June 30, 2014 - A Place for Mom

How can I stay safe in my home as I age?
June 28, 2014 - The Tampa Tribune

Five steps to take now to prevent falls
June 27, 2014 - The Star

Older Adults Who Play Football See Vast Improvements In Endurance, Muscle And Bone Strength
June 22, 2014 - Medical Daily

Mom Fell Again! How Can I Prevent Falls at Home?
June 22, 2014 - Caregiving Matters

How a smartphone could prevent falls
June 21, 2014 - Medical News Today

Prevent Falls and Keep Your Parents Safe
June 20, 2014 - RunWalkFastPass

The dangers of falling are real
June 19, 2014 - Kokomo Perspective

Many in-home injuries preventable for seniors
June 18, 2014 - Fort Morgan Times

Can a smartphone prevent the elderly from falling?
June 18, 2014 - Mother Nature Network

Simple fixes can help prevent falls at home
June 17, 2014 - Mansfield News Journal

How Seniors Can Prevent Falls
June 12, 2014 - Epoch Times

An Ambitious Attempt to Keep Older Americans From Falling
June 6, 2014 - Bloomberg Business Week

National Safety Month helps keep seniors safe
June 3, 2014 - WNDU-TV

How to Help Seniors with Chronic Medical Conditions Reduce Fall Risk
June 2, 2014 - Philips Lifeline

New Technologies to Help Seniors Age in Place
June 2, 2014 - Wall Street Journal

Keeping the Elderly on Their Feet and off Their Bottoms
June 2, 2014 - Wall Street Journal Live

Balance off? Tips to help prevent falls
June 2, 2014 - Vestibular Disorders Association

States Are Working to Keep Seniors on Their Feet
June 2, 2014 - NationSwell

Minimizing Drug Interactions
June 1, 2014 - Hometown Lima Stations

STEADY U Ohio, Ohio’s Best Rx Remind Older Ohioans to Talk about Their Prescriptions with Their Doctors and Pharmacists to Stay Safe Today, Healthy Tomorrow
May 30, 2014 - Wall Street Journal MarketWatch

Falling short in labeling seniors
May 29, 2014 - McKnight's

Many in-home injuries preventable for seniors
May 29, 2014 - Fort Morgan Times

Fall risk prediction using wearable wireless sensors
May 28, 2014 - SPIE

Martial arts can help keep seniors on their feet
May 28, 2014 - ThisWeek

Keeping muscles strong can help prevent falls
May 28, 2014 - Bangor Daily News

Opinion: During Older American's Month, stay 'Safe Today, Healthy Tomorrow'
May 27, 2014 - NJ.com

The ‘F’ word that no one wants to hear
May 26, 2014 - D4Dementia

Balance Training Can Prevent Falls in Older People
May 26, 2014 - AltHeadlines

There are four types of exercises for older adults
May 23, 2014 - FiftyPlusAdvocate.com

New Glasses May Increase the Risk of Falls in Older Adults, Suggests Review in Optometry and Vision Science
May 23, 2014 - Optometry and Vision Science

Traumatic Brain Injury in Seniors on the Rise – But We Can Slow It Down
May 22, 2014 - Senior Care Corner

Israeli First Fall Prevention Shoe
May 21, 2014 - Jewish Business News

Ohio is 31st in health of its seniors
May 21, 2014 - Columbus Dispatch

Balance Even More Important as We Age. Tips to Prevent Falls
May 20, 2014 - Loyola University Health System

Innovative New Programs to Combat Falls
May 20, 2014 - Huffington Post POST50 Blog

Ohio Department of Aging wants to prevent falls through Steady U Ohio
May 20, 2014 - Willoughby News-Herald

It's time to celebrate older Americans
May 20, 2014 - Chillicothe Gazette

Fall Prevention Study Focuses on Wearable Sensors
May 20, 2014 - HeathLeaders Media Council

It’s Older Americans Month: Are Our Seniors Safe?
May 15, 2014 - Altarum Institute

Tragic Death Reminds Us to Heed Fall Prevention Tips
May 14, 2014 - AndelCare

Study: Older Adults More Prone to Shoulder Injuries
May 14, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living Blog

Council promotes fall prevention during Older Americans Month
May 14, 2014 - Today in OT

Falls prevention and podiatry
May 14, 2014 - Foot Talk

Older Americans Month: Preventing Falls to Enhance Wellbeing
May 13, 2014 - MentalHelp.net

Coming soon: Tetris, Word Scramble and Pacman for falls prevention?
May 13, 2014 - Prevention of Falls Network Earth

How to help prevent falls? Start getting fit
May 13, 2014 - Dallas News

CDC: Arthritis boosts risk of falls, injuries ‘significantly’
May 12, 2014 - Nurse.com

Balancing Hypertension Drugs and Fall Risk in the Elderly
May 9, 2014 - Medscape

New Balance Equipment at Mercy Helps Prevent Falls
May 8, 2014 - Mercy St. Louis

Don’t Get Walked On: The Role of Floor Mats in Controlling Slips and Falls in Restaurants
May 7, 2014 - MarketWatch

Cut risk of older adults falling with safety measures
May 6, 2014 - McAlester News-Capital

Managing Arthritis to Prevent Falls
May 5, 2014 - eCareDiary

Safety measures reduce risk of older adults falling
May 1, 2014 - edmondsun.com

Those With Arthritis Face Higher Risk of Falls: CDC
May 1, 2014 - Philly.com

Older Americans Month Focuses on Fall Prevention
May 1, 2014 - WDTV.com

Occupational Therapy Practitioners Improve Safety for Older Adults
May 1, 2014 - Digital Journal

Falls are leading cause of injury to seniors
May 1, 2014 - Cincinnati.com

Design Tips That Can Help Keep Seniors Safer
April 29, 2014 - Imperial Valley News

Help ensure elders continue to grow, thrive and contribute
April 29, 2014 - Perry Tribune

Older adults can minimize risk of falling
April 29, 2014

Antihypertensive Medicines May Increase Fall Risk for Older Adults
April 25, 2014 - PTProducts.com

Vitamin D May Not Reduce Risk of Falls In Older People
April 25, 2014 - HNGN.com

Senior Focus: Updated statin guidelines affect older adults
April 25, 2014 - STLoday.com

No Effect of Vitamin D Supplements for Fall Risk
April 24, 2014 - NEJM Journal Watch

Balance training moves to high-end gyms
April 23, 2014 - Boston Globe

Movement Is Medicine: How to Avoid the Dangers of Falling
April 21, 2014 - Hanford Sentinel

Alcohol & Aging: A Potentially Sour Mix
April 17, 2014 - Santa Monica Mirror

Are there any effective interventions for preventing falls in older people with mental health problems?
April 17, 2014 - The Mental Elf

Are Blood Pressure Drugs Worth the Falls?
April 16, 2014 - New York Times

Exercising to prevent falls, injuries
April 16, 2014 - LiveWellNebraska

Key to maintaining balance is to just keep on moving
April 14, 2014 - TribLive.com

150/90: Blood pressure guidelines raised for people 60 and older
April 13, 2014 - TheTownTalk.com

Treadmill Aims to “Inoculate” Older Adults Against Falls
April 11, 2014 - PT Products

As risks increase for older generation, many factors must be examined
April 11, 2014 - Cleveland Jewish News

Take Action: Prevent Falls
April 9, 2014 - Veteran's Health

Older Adult Month observance slated
April 8, 2014 - Lima News

How to Help Your Parents Prevent Falls
April 8, 2014 - NextAvenue

Balance-boosting footwear tips for older Americans
April 6, 2014 - GoDanRiver.com

Achieving balance: New program helps older adults to reduce fall risks
April 4, 2014 - Pantagraph.com

OSHA’s Tips to Prevent Falls on Construction Sites
April 3, 2013 - GreeningLaw P.C. Blog

How to make your home safer to avoid a fall
April 2, 2014 - Hebden Bridge Times

Good physical balance can help older people avoid falls.
April 1, 2014 - Jennings Center for Older Adults

Best way to prevent falls: remain active
March 31, 2014 - Sioux City Journal

Staying Safe in the Home
March 31, 2014 - Vital Life Senior

Studies connect Vitamin D and falling prevention
March 27, 2014 - Magaziner Center for Wellness

Elderly women may benefit from higher amounts of protein
March 26, 2014 - MedicalNewsToday

Most Seniors Who Break Bones in Falls Not Tested, Treated for Cause
March 24, 2014 - SeniorJournal

7 Easy Ways to Build Strong Bones
March 22, 2014 - NextAvenue

Researchers develop computerized treadmill program to prevent falls in older adults
March 21, 2014 - News-Medical

Treating Fear of Falling May Also Ease Elderly Depression
March 20, 2014 - MedScape

Tai Chi for Falls Prevention
March 20, 2014 - Medication in Motion

OSHA Seeks Partners for June 2-6 National Stand-Down on Construction Falls
March 20, 2014 - Occupational Health & Safety

Improve Your Balance at Any Age
March 19, 2014 - NextAvenue

First responder research: Firefighters, students develop program to enhance fall prevention.
March 19, 2014 - Novato Advance

OSHA Announces National Stand-down for Fall Prevention in Construction Week
March 19, 2014 - ForConstructionPros.com

How well do you know your aging clients?
March 19, 2014 - InvestmentNews

Antihypertensives Linked to Serious Fall Risk in Elderly Patients
March 18, 2014 - Pharmacy Times

Study uses video-game device with goal of preventing patient falls
March 18, 2014 - MedicalXpress

WELLNESS SPOTLIGHT: Keep seniors safe by preventing falls
March 16, 2014 - Murfreesboro Post

Falls Prevention Strategies that Work
March 14, 2014 - Philips Lifeline

Llanfair Helps Older Adults with Fall Prevention
March 14, 2014 - Digital Journal

Oops! Did you fall?
March 14, 2014 - Blanco County News

Older adults: Build muscle and you'll live longer
March 14, 2014 - UCLA

Six reasons why your parent might fall
March 13, 2014 - Miami Herald

Our Opinion: Falls are not minor risks for older Ohioans
March 12, 2014 - New Philadelphia Times-Reporter

Aging brings challenges – and the resilience to deal with them
March 10, 2014 - Sacramento Bee

State warns older Ohioans of falling hazards
March 10, 2014 - WBNS-TV, Columbus

Postmenopausal Women Need to be Especially Cautious to Prevent Falls
March 7, 2014 - HealthCentral

Video games target Japan's silver generation
March 6, 2014 - eNCA.com

Help seniors modify home for safety, peace of mind
March 5, 2014 - Pocono Record

Older adults who binge drink don't live as long
March 4, 2014 - Fox News

Orthopaedic Surgeons Launch Falls Prevention Campaign to Encourage Proactive Approach, Empower Seniors
March 4, 2014 - Digital Journal

Falls, Injuries and Anxiety: Breaking a Vicious Cycle
March 3, 2014 - Huffington Post

QU students study benefits of tai chi for seniors
March 2, 2014 - CTPost.com

Clinic: A Cautionary Note About the Risks of Blood Pressure Treatment in the Elderly
Feb. 28, 2014 - The Health Care Blog

Strenghtening core muscles can help you avoid falls
Feb. 28, 2014 - Better Living

Hearing Loss Linked to Three-Fold Risk of Falling
Feb. 26, 2014 - Medina Gazette

Where Has My Equilibrium Gone?
Feb. 24, 2014 - New York Times

Boost Your Balance; Avoid Falls
Feb. 24, 2014 - Wall Street Journal

How to develop better balance
Feb. 24, 2014 - Vail Daily

Blood Pressure Meds May Raise Risk of Serious Falls for Seniors
Feb. 24, 2014 - Philly.com

Falls now the leading cause of spinal cord injuries in America
Feb. 21, 2014 - Digital Journal

Seniors Who Stay Fit Prevent Falls
Feb. 21, 2014 - Space Coast Daily

Motivation to do preventive exercise may reduce risk of fall in older adults
Feb. 21, 2014 - News Medical

Study: Many U.S. Seniors Get Prescription Pain Pills From Multiple Doctors
Feb. 20, 2014 - Partnership at Drugfree.org

Helpful Meds Can Become Harmful As You Grow Older
Feb. 19, 2014 - LiveScience

Local hospitals report multiple fall injuries
Feb. 18, 2014 - WDTN-TV, Dayton

Extra weight may add to elderly fall risk
Feb. 18, 2014 - Reuters

Reducing the risk of falls by motivating older people to do preventive exercise
Feb. 18, 2014 - AlphaGalileo

Simple Steps to Prevent Falls
Feb. 16, 2014 - BlackHealthMatters.com

Prevent falls from happening on your farm
Feb. 16, 2014 - Kearney Hub

Health department gets $330K grant
Feb. 15, 2014 - Sandusky Register

Take steps to protect yourself from falls during the winter
Feb. 14, 2014 - Chillicothe Gazette

Heath district slates senior balance classes
Feb. 14, 2014 - LimaOhio.com

Jim Buchy: Preventing falls among Ohio’s elders
Feb. 14, 2014 - Sidney Daily News

Older Adults: Tips to prevent outdoor falls in bad weather
Feb. 14, 2014 - Asbury Park Press

Falls by elderly can be prevented
Feb. 12, 2014 - Springfield News-Sun

Breaking Free of Restraints
Feb. 12, 2014 - HealthInsight Blog

Unique medical chair in Vegas helps prevent falls
Feb. 12, 2014 - KVVU-TV

Partnership helps elderly in research
Feb. 9, 2014 - Deming Headlight

Making the Home Safer to Prevent Falls
Feb. 7, 2014 - Johns Hopkins Health Alert

Falls overtake auto wrecks as leading cause of spinal cord injuries
Feb. 5, 2014 - Insurance Business America

Adaptive Devices Can Help With Bathroom Fall Prevention
Feb. 4. 2014 - Philips Lifeline

Program helps senior citizens stay on their feet
Feb. 2, 2014 - ThisWeek Community News, Delaware

Exercise and falls prevention
Feb. 1, 2014 - Physiotherapy Blog

Walk like a penguin to prevent falls on ice
Jan. 31, 2014 - CBC News

Preventing falls among Ohio’s elders - Rep. Jim Buchy
Jan. 30, 2014 - The Daily Advocate

Modifications help aging people stay at home
Jan. 29, 2014 - Akron Beacon Journal

Cold weather health tips for seniors
Jan. 29, 2014 - BCRNews

Serious traumatic spinal cord injuries rising among older people in the U.S.
Jan. 28, 2014 - NewsMedical

Parkinson’s headband to prevent falls
Jan. 24, 2014 - Medical Observer

Make Your Home Less Prone to Falls from Ice and Snow on Walkways
Jan. 22, 2014 - Zillow Blog

Using Video Surveillance to Prevent Falls
Jan. 22, 2014 - About.com Assisted Living

What can elderly people do to prevent falls?
Jan. 20, 2014 - Boston Globe

Manage Vertigo, Improve Your Balance
Jan. 17, 2014 - Cleveland Clinic HealthHub

Tips For Preventing Falls In Your Home
Jan. 17, 2014 - ezinearticles.com

A device to prevent falls in the elderly
Jan. 17, 2014 - MedicalXpress

Fall Prevention Measures Easy to Overlook: Anti-Scald Shower Valves
Jan. 16, 2014 - Yahoo! Voices

Senior Focus: Older adults more affected by alcohol
Jan 16, 2013 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Falls prevention hope for aged care residents
Jan. 16, 2014 - Health & Ageing Australia

Tips for Managing Neuropathy During Winter
Jan. 15, 2014 - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Falls are the leading cause of injury deaths in the elderly
Jan. 15, 2014 - Bay State Banner

300 people die from falls each year in New York City
Jan. 15, 2014 - UPI

Keep safe and avoid falls and trips in winter
Jan. 14, 2014 - Portsmouth (UK) News

Geriatrics Society Guidelines: Vitamin D May Prevent Falls
Jan. 10, 2014 - Medscape

Mental support, assessment key to survive, prevent falls
Jan. 10, 2014 - Cleveland Jewish News

Older Adults Willing to Make Changes to Prevent Fractures
Jan. 9, 2014 - Sunrise Senior Living

Why the rise in fatal falls?
Jan. 1, 2014 - HeraldTribune.com

Preventing seniors from slips and falls this winter
Dec. 30, 2013 - wbng.com

Department of Aging offers tips to stay on your feet
Dec. 25, 2013 - The-Press-News.com

'Walk like a penguin': Winter heightens risk of falling
Dec. 22, 2013 - seacoastonline.com

Improve balance, prevent falls
Dec. 22, 2013 - Philly.com

Tips to senior-proof your home to prevent falls
Dec. 20, 2013 - CBSNews.com

Preventing falls and other safety tips for the winter season
Dec. 20, 2013 - MyFox8.com

Traumatic injuries in elderly patients are often underestimated
Dec. 20, 2013 - The Almagest

Letter: Falls provide serious threat to elderly
Dec. 20, 2013 - Columbus Dispatch

Fall prevention programs prove successful for elderly residents
Dec. 20, 2013 - University of Queensland

Falls a Rising Trend in Trauma-Related Fatalities
December 19, 2013 - Anesthesiology News

Prevent falls due to untreated hearing loss this winter
Dec. 19, 2013 - HealthyHearing

STEADY U website helps prevent falls
Dec. 18, 2013 - Kitsap (WA) Sun

New Hypertension Guidelines Out For Older Adults
Dec. 18, 2013 - KWTX.com

Make Reaching a Little Easier: Strength and Dexterity Solutions
Dec. 17, 2013 - AARP Blog

Preventing falls from the ground up
Dec. 16, 2013 - observer-reporter.com

Take a stand against falls
Dec. 12, 2013 - Ironton Tribune

Falls and Fear of Falling in Parkinson's Disease With and Without Deep Brain Stimulation
Dec. 12, 2013 - Sacramento Bee

How Strong Is Your Chi? Learning Tai Chi And Qigong To Prevent Slips, Trips And Falls
Dec. 12, Imperial Valley News

Computer game promotes balance to help prevent falls, the main cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries among elderly
Dec. 10, 2013 - American Podiatric Medical Association

Deep Freeze Temperatures Gripping the Country Pose a Serious Threat for Falling
Dec. 10, 2013 - Akron General

Winter safety infographic

Seniors Reminded To Be Careful Walking In Winter Weather
Dec. 9, 2013 - WMFD-TV

Keeping seniors able
Dec. 8, 2013 - Charleston Gazette-Mail

Department of Aging issues warning on falling hazards
Dec. 7, 2013 - Warren Tribune Chronicle

Website good source of falls prevention information
Dec. 6, 2013 - Cincinnati Enquirer

‘It changes your whole life when you take a big spill’: The dangers of wintertime falls
Dec. 5, 2013 - Bangor Daily News

Preventing falls in older adults
Dec. 5, 2013 - Fox 19.com

Hoarding can be causal factor in falls among elderly
Dec. 4, 2013 - Contra Costa Times

Risk of falls increases between cataract surgeries
Dec. 4, 2013 - Baltimore Sun

NSU researcher receives US Patent for developing fall prevention model
Dec. 3, 2013 - MedicalXpress

Stand tall — don’t fall
Dec. 3, 2013 - Pueblo Chieftan

Older adults see better in the doctor’s office
Dec. 2, 2013 - Washington University in St. Louis

Prepare your home for visit from elderly loved ones
Dec. 2, 2013 - Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin

Life in Balance: Audiologists can help keep patients active and upright.
Dec. 1, 2013 - The ASHA Leader

Chronic Pain Increases Risk of Falls
Dec. 1, 2013 - NewsFix.ca

Researcher Develops Intervention to Help Older Adults Prepare for Emergencies
Nov. 30, 2013 - The Almagest

Preventing falls this winter with elderly adults
Nov. 29, 2013 - Craig Daily Press

Retail Merchants create ‘fall-free zones’ this holiday shopping season
Nov. 29, 2013 - Lima News

Computer games may help older adults walk easier
Nov. 28, 2013 - Baltimore Sun

Retailers and Golden Buckeyes work to create ‘fall-free zones’
Nov. 28, 2013 - Delphos Herald

Stores Create Fall Free Zones
Nov. 27, 2013 - Fayette Advocate

Agency offers tips to avoid winter falls
Nov. 27, 2013 - Chillicothe Gazette

Don’t Let Fear of Falling Freeze You in Your Tracks
Nov. 27, 2013 - The Almagest

Age-Related Eye Differences May Cause Falls
Nov. 26, 2013 - HealthDay News

Caregivers are essential in fall prevention for seniors
Nov. 23, 2013 - Clermont Sun

Health District offers safety assessments to seniors
Nov. 22, 2013 - Lima News

Bingo Game Promotes Fall Prevention
Nov. 22, 2013 - KQCD-TV

How to Talk to Aging Parents About Senior Housing
Nov. 21, 2013 - Sacramento Bee

For many older adults, vision prescription differs between eyes
Nov. 21, 2013 - Science Codex

Hospital increasing patient safety through enhanced falls prevention program
Nov. 19, 2013 - HIROC

Disturbed sleep linked to falls in elderly
Nov. 18, 2013 - medwireNews.com

Manage Vertigo, Improve Your Balance
Nov. 17, 2013 - Cleveland Clinic

Falls prevention is key
Nov. 17, 2013 - YNN.com

Predicting a Fall’s Aftermath
Nov. 15, 2013 - New York Times, The New Old Age Blog

Exercise Recommendations for Older Adults
Nov. 15, 2013 - DiabetesInControl.com

As Weather Turns Icy Watch the Elderly for Falls
Nov. 12, 2013 - WABI-TV

CDC: About 1-in-3 people age 65 and older will fall this year
Nov. 11, 2013 - UPI.com

"Fall Prevention" Learn how to avoid age related injuries
Nov. 10, 2013 - The Virginian-Pilot

Falls a Rising Trend in Trauma-Related Fatalities
Nov. 9, 2013 - General Surgery News

More Research on Falls Prevention, Other Screenings for Older Adults Recommended to Congress
Nov. 8, 2013 - PT in Motion

Making homes safe by reducing the risks of a falling
Nov. 8, 2013 - Bothell Reporter

Seniors Gain From Fall Prevention Program
Nov. 5, 2013 - MedPage Today

Avoiding the Hazards of Winter for Older Adults
Nov. 5, 2013 - Digital Journal

Overlooked Strength Training Exercises That Help Older Adults Can Prevent Falls
Oct. 31, 2013 - EzineArticles.com

Elderly exercisers have fewer broken bones after falls
Oct. 30, 2013 - Chicago Tribune

Don't let "trick-or-treat" become "TRIP-for-Treat"
Oct. 30, 2013 - Ada Herald

Halloween Safety Tips to Prevent Falls
Oct. 30, 2013 - Better Business Bureau

Senior Citizens at High Risk of Traumatic Brain Injuries from Falls
Oct. 29, 2013 - SeniorJournal.com

Tips to keep grown up 'kids at heart' safe at Halloween
Oct. 23, 2013 - Chillicothe Gazette

Don't let Trick-or-Treat become Trip-or-Treat
Oct. 23, 2013 - LoganDaily.com

Halloween safety tips offered to prevent falls
Oct. 23, 2013 - Stark County Press-News

Don’t let trick-or-treat become TRIP-for-treat
Oct. 22, 2013 - Coshocton County Beacon

Intervention helps older adults prepare for emergencies
Oct. 21, 2013 - MedicalXpress

Diabetes and Risky Falls in Older Adults
Oct. 21, 2013 - DailyRx.com

New technology aims at preventing falls for older adults
Oct. 18, 2013 - KTSM-TV

LEGAL EASE: Older adults and risk of falling
Oct. 18, 2013 - The Mercury Lifestyle

Healthy Lifestyle Programs help seniors with solutions for day-to-day living
Oct. 17, 2013 - Huntington, WV, Herald-Dispatch

Traumatic injuries in elderly patients are often underestimated
Oct. 17, 2013 - MedicalXpress

Smoke Signals: Preventing falls important for elderly
Oct. 16, 2013 - Dublin Villager

Look around the home to reduce falling risks for senior citizens
Oct. 16, 2013 - Ravalli Republic

To Reduce Patient Falls, Hospitals Try Alarms, More Nurses
Oct. 16, 2013 - NPR

Initiative to prevent falls launched
Oct. 10, 2013 - Cleveland Jewish News

Stress may precede falls, and new technology may detect them
Oct. 9, 2013 - Long-term Living Magazine

Falls tied to post-op complications in older people
Oct. 9, 2013 - Reuters

When Falling Hits the Head
Oct. 8, 2013 - DailyRx.com

Elderly in Care Residences At High Risk of Head Injuries
Oct. 7, 2013 - Counsel&Heal

Exercise program gives older people the power to prevent osteoporosis
Oct. 7, 2013 - MedicalXpress

Gait, Cognition Predict Falls in Early Parkinson's
Oct. 5, 2013 - MedPageToday

Stressful events linked to fall risk for older men
Oct. 2, 2013 - Baltimore Sun

"Steady U Ohio' initiative to prevent falls in elderly
Sept. 28, 2013 - Advocate360.org

Falls don't have to be part of getting older, experts argue
Sept. 27, 2013 - MedicalXpress

Wellness Wednesday: Falls Prevention
Sept. 25, 2013 - All Sides with Ann Fisher

Stopping slips and falls with science
Sept. 25, 2013 - MarketWatch

Falls Are A Common But Preventable Danger In Nursing Homes
Sept. 24, 2013 - Digital Journal

From Athletes to the Elderly: The Science of Trips and Falls
Sept. 23, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Seniors should follow these six tips to keep from falling: The Frugal Patient
Sept. 23, 2013 - Cleveland Plain Dealer


Simple, useful idea has great promise
Sept. 23, 2013 - Canton Repository

Our Opinion: Steady U Ohio is unpolitical, practical use of resources
Sept. 21, 2013 - Dover-New Philadelphia Times Reporter

AAA7 Supports Statewide Falls Prevention Initiative
Sept. 20, 2013 - Vinton County Courier

Falls Prevention Awareness Day Toolkit
Sept. 19, 2013 - Council for Older Adults of Delaware County

‘Steady U’ targets seniors
Sept. 17, 2013 - WKBN.com

WITH VIDEOS: New Ohio initiative aims to help seniors prevent falls, injuries
Sept. 17, 2013 - Twinsburg Bulletin

Fall prevention targeted locally
Sept. 17, 2012 - Tiffin Advertiser-Tribune

NFSI Announces Slip/Fall Prevention Coalition
Sept. 17, 2013 - Today's Facility Manager

State campaign aims to keep seniors from falling
Sept. 17, 2013 - Columbus Dispatch

Ohio unveils program to focus on reducing falls by seniors, boosting quality of life
Sept. 16, 2013 - Cleveland.com

Ohio launches a web site to help keep seniors on their feet
Sept. 16, 2013 - WKSU.org

Ohio taking initiative to prevent fall related injuries
Sept. 16, 2013 - Wooster Daily Record

Program aims to keep elderly Ohioans from falling
Sept. 16, 2013 - WDTN.com

Preventing falls: Examining what makes people fall
Sept. 13, 2013 - Houston Chronicle

Seniors make at-home changes to avoid falling dangers
Sept. 13, 2013 - KING5.com

Older Adults: 9 Nutrients You May Be Missing
Sept. 12, 2013 - WebMD

Community partners strive to reduce falls by older adults
Sept. 11, 2013 - NKY.com

Wireless Network may Help Detect Falls by the Elderly
Sept. 9, 2013 - MedIndia

Think ahead to prevent falls
Sept. 8, 2013 - Las Vegas Review Journal

Take Control of Your Health: 6 Steps to Prevent a Fall (Infographic)
Sept. 3, 2013 - National Council on Aging, Falls Free Initiative
Take Control of Your Health: 6 Steps to Prevent a Fall - Click for full image

What Works to Prevent Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults? An Umbrella Review of Meta-analyses of Randomized Controlled Trials
National Institutes of Health

Effectiveness of Multicomponent Nonpharmacological Delirium Interventions
JAMA Internal Medicine

A cost–benefit analysis of three older adult fall prevention interventions
Journal of Safety Research

Are Low-Energy Open Ankle Fractures in the Elderly the New Geriatric Hip Fracture?
Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery

Evaluation of Fall Risk Assessment Tools for Psychiatric Patient Fall Prevention: A Comparative Study
Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services

Physical exercise has a positive effect on preventing falls in older adults with cognitive impairment
Stone Hearth News

Reactive stepping behaviour in response to forward loss of balance predicts future falls in community-dwelling older adults
Oxford Journals: Age and Ageing

Performance-based assessment of falls risk in older veterans with executive dysfunction
Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development

Pain Is Associated with Recurrent Falls in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Evidence from a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Pain Medicine

The Baptist Health High Risk Falls Assessment: A Methodological Study
Journal of Nursing Administration

Vitamin D supplementation and falls: a trial sequential meta-analysis
The Lancet

Antihypertensive Medications and Serious Fall Injuries in a Nationally Representative Sample of Older Adults
JAMA Internal Medicine

Impaired standing balance: The clinical need for closing the loop

Anti-hypertensives are associated with falls in elderly people
British Medical Journal

Postoperative Prevention of Falls in Older Adults with Fragility Fractures
Clinics in Geriatric Medicine

Falls: assessment and prevention of falls in older people
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Do Sitters Prevent Falls?: A Review of the Literature
Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Preventing falls among older people with mental health problems: a systematic review
BMC Geriatrics

Multiple component interventions for preventing falls and fall-related injuries among older people: systematic review and meta-analysis
BMC Geriatrics

The fragile elderly hip: Mechanisms associated with age-related loss of strength and toughness

Strategies for Reducing Falls in Long-Term Care
Annals of Long-term Care

Study Aim: Invest $$ in Preventing Falls, Save on Ambulance, ER
Visiting Nurse Service of New York

Automated Fall Detection With Quality Improvement “Rewind” to Reduce Falls in Hospital Rooms
Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Using Commercial Video Games for Falls Prevention in Older Adults: The Way for the Future?
Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy

Effectiveness of Foot and Ankle Exercise Programs on Reducing the Risk of Falling in Older Adults
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association

Older People’s Perceptions of a Multifaceted Podiatric Medical Intervention to Prevent Falls
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association

The Role of Podiatry in the Prevention of Falls in Older People

Drug cessation in complex older adults: time for action
Oxford Journals: Age and Ageing

Diabetes and Risk of Hospitalized Fall Injury Among Older Adults
American Diabetes Association, Diabetes Care Journal

Fall prevention in older persons
Continuing Medical Education

Detecting Mobility for Monitoring Patients with Parkinson’s Disease at Home using RSSI in a Wireless Sensor Network
Procedia Computer Science

Twelve month follow up of a falls prevention program in older adults from diverse populations in Australia: A qualitative study
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Prospective study on risk factors for falling in elderly persons with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities
Research in Developmental Disabilities,

Older people's participation and engagement in falls prevention interventions: Comparing rates and settings
European Geriatric Medicine

Distinguishing the causes of falls in humans using an array of wearable tri-axial accelerometers
Gait & Posture

Pupils worked together to help address the problem of falls in older people.
Generations Working Together

Fall prevention with supplemental and active forms of vitamin D: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
British Medical Journal

The effect of fall prevention exercise programmes on fall induced injuries in community dwelling older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
British Medical Journal

Fall prevention in the elderly.
Italian Society of Osteoporosis, Mineral Metabolism and Skeletal Diseases

Prevention of falls to a lower level: Evaluation of an occupational health and safety intervention via subsidies for the replacement of scaffolding
International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion

Cost–utility analysis of a shock-absorbing floor intervention to prevent injuries from falls in hospital wards for older people
Age and Ageing: The Journal of the British Geriatrics Society

Prevalence of and factors associated with head impact during falls in older adults in long-term care
CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association)

Association of stressful life events with incident falls and fractures in older men: the Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study
Age and Ageing: The Journal of the British Geriatrics Society

Which factors are associated with fear of falling in community-dwelling older people?
Age and Ageing: The Journal of the British Geriatrics Society


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