WINTER FALL PREVENTION TIPS FOR SENIORS: Simple Things Seniors Can Do To Stay Safer In Snow And Ice

WINTER FALL PREVENTION TIPS FOR SENIORS: Simple Things Seniors Can Do To Stay Safer In Snow And Ice

Winter Fall Prevention Tips For Seniors: Simple Things Seniors Can Do To Stay Safer In Snow And Ice

The number of falls and emergency room visits increases for the elderly during the winter months. By planning ahead and taking these simple steps to prevent falling, seniors can reduce their risk and stay safer when walking on snow and ice.

Products mentioned in this video::
Ice Traction Cleats (full coverage rubber soles)
Chain-type Cleats

Balance and exercise tips from a physical therapist:

Tips From A Physical Therapist To Prevent Falling At Home

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  1. Content Viewer on March 21, 2022 at 10:50 pm

    This is a great video! I need to have my parents watch this, even though we don’t get snow here in So Cal. But tbh falling is already my biggest problem and I’m 36 years old. And these days I only wear sneakers. What’s going to happen when I’m in my 60s and 70s? I think about this every day. But by then, I’m sure things will be different.

  2. Zesty Girl on March 21, 2022 at 10:55 pm

    This is such wonderful and useful information. I live in a different country from my parents and now that they need me it is soo hard. My husband too – out parents are late 70’s to mid 80’s. I will home shortly to see them and I value this information! Thanks

  3. alice venners on March 21, 2022 at 11:07 pm

    Great information

  4. Zesty Girl on March 21, 2022 at 11:20 pm

    Awww the snow too – i haven’t been in snow! My daughter is living in Chicago and she is experiencing it for the first time! 馃槏

  5. All Coast Outpatient Therapy on March 21, 2022 at 11:38 pm

    Very useful and informative. Falls are real concern among the elderly. Thanks for sharing.

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