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Aging and Falls Prevention: Don’t be the 1 of 4! (Redding Library)

February 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In the U.S., more than 1 of 4 people aged 65 and older will experience a fall each year. Join RVNAhealth virtually on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 4:00pm–5:00pm for our Aging and Fall Prevention Presentation, hosted by Redding’s Mark Twain Library. Learn about the science and statistics behind falls, as well as strategies to help you prevent and reduce your risk. The session will include personal tips for exercise and home safety, and cover some professional resources such as therapy and personal medical alert devices.

This presentation will be given by Melissa Woodhouse, OTR/L, Director of StayWELL Non-Medical Services, and Gigi Weiss, MSPT, Director of Rehabilitation Services.

 The presentation will be conducted virtually. Please register here.

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Date:
February 10
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://marktwainlibrary.org/events/aging-and-fall-prevention-dont-be-the-1-out-of-4/