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News and articles from the Ohio Department of Aging.

STEADY U Ohio: Celebrating five years of partnership to prevent older adult falls Bookmark

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Falls are not a normal part of aging, and most falls can be prevented

Walk a mile to help older adults avoid a tumble during “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” Bookmark

Falls Prevention Awareness Month event aims to end epidemic of older adult falls

STEADY U Ohio seeks community partners to help take “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” Bookmark

Department of Aging’s falls prevention initiative uses statewide event to mark Falls Prevention Awareness Day, raise awareness of falls and the many ways to prevent them

Department of Aging, Ohio pharmacies partner to help older Ohioans prevent falls Bookmark

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Take advantage of free medicine reviews April 1-7 at nearly 400 Ohio pharmacy locations

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

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

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