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Don’t let your holiday shopping trip end with a tumble Bookmark

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STEADY U Ohio, Golden Buckeye program offer tips for falls-free holiday shopping

OAGE extends deadline for Practitioner of the Year Award nominations Bookmark

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Submit excellence in gerontology research and partnerships by Dec. 1

As you “fall back,” check for home hazards to avoid a fall going forward Bookmark

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State falls prevention initiative urges another home safety check with time change

Ohio communities smash goal to take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” Bookmark

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Nearly 5,000 Ohioans walked 22,000 miles to raise awareness of older adult falls

Learn how to live “Well Beyond 60!” on Ohio State Fair’s Senior Day Bookmark

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Enjoy free health screenings, discounted admission for 60-plus on Aug. 1

Choosing a nursing home can be easier with the right information Bookmark

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Making the decision to move a loved one into a nursing home or other care setting is rarely easy. It can be an emotional time, with many questions to ask. Here are five things to look for in a nursing facility.

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