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Tips to Avoid Falls at Home

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Home Injury

When it comes to household safety, it pays to be proactive. In the United States, about 30,000 people die each year as a result of injuries at home. Falls are responsible for about one-third of home injury fatalities. Older adults are often more susceptible to falling because of a decline in mobility and balance.

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