How Safe Is Your Home? (Part I)

April 2012
PN;Apr2012, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p56
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The article focuses on home safety to prevent accidents and possible need for mobility devices. It states that falls are identified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Department on Aging as the leading cause of death from injury of older people. It says that the driveway and sidewalks should be checked since wheelchair obstacle is a tripping hazard. It adds that paying attention to the little things at home should be considered.


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