Fall Injury Prevention for Older Adults

Walgreens Helping Older Adults Learn How to Avoid Injury from Slips and Falls

Fall prevention is focus of Senior Day at Walgreens stores nationwide on Tuesday, Aug. 1
Falls are leading cause of injury among adults 65 and older, according to CDC

To help reduce the risk of injury from slips and falls, and to educate seniors in its communities, Walgreens will offer injury prevention tips and advice when it hosts a Senior Day at its stores nationwide on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. Falls are the leading cause of serious and even fatal injuries among adults age 65 and older, and on average more than 1-in-4 older adults suffers from a slip or fall each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  

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