Florida Injury Prevention Programs for Seniors (FLIPS). Senior Fall Prevention. Senior Module. Flexibility. To maximize health and independence you should be flexible in: mind body home lifestyle. The Facts— Are Falls Really A Problem?. 1 in 3 seniors fall each year.
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Senior Fall Prevention
AntidepressantsManaging Health Risk Factors
move slower/ avoid movements
decreased strength and endurance
What YOU CAN do…
ask for help or use helpful devices when necessary
stay activeLifestyle Behaviors—Confident Attitude
Special step stools
Portable seat lift
Hip protectorsAssistive Devices—Tools To Help You