Thursday, May 31, 2012

20 minute FP Presentation

Pam Allen, with the Consortium for Older Adult Wellness, did a 20 minute presentation on Falls Prevention to older adults at the Commerce City Recreation Center Senior Fair on May 30. 
Two CDC brochures were distributed:  What YOU Can do To Prevent Falls and Check for Home Safety.

The 4 main take-aways for the older adults were: 
  1. have medications checked by your health care provider
  2. have eyes and vision checked
  3. do a home safety check
  4. exercise regularly