It is very easy to forget that everybody can fall down.
It does not matter if your are the Pope, Pope Benedict XVI needed wrist surgery after a fall walking in his room.
Unfortunately, falls can happen to and impact anybody.
All to help remind and raise awareness that anyone can fall down.
Further Fall Prevention online resources are available in Live Oak's Fall Prevention resource section
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The Raiser Lifting Cushion is a new companion system to their patient, bathroom, and bedroom lifting systems. Applying their innovative, battery powered, pneumatic technology to the living room and beyond. The Mangar Raiser Lifting Cushion is designed to give an extra boost standing up from chair and support while sitting back down.
Developed by the National Council on Aging (NCOA), Falls Prevention Day was started to highlight the significant issue of falls and help older Americans prevent future falls. The day, September 22nd (the first day of fall), included special, scientifically proven fall prevention exercise classes. Including everything from Ta-Chi to the groundbreaking FallScape.