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Falls – Older Adults

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We want a society where older adults can live safe, healthy and independent lives. While falls are a threat to the health of older adults and can significantly limit their ability to remain self-sufficient, the opportunity to reduce falls has never been better. Today, there are proven interventions that can reduce falls and help older adults live better and longer.

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