Part of the Transforming Life as We Age Special Report
If you trip on a rug when you’re 30, it’s likely to be no big deal. But as you get older, falls are more frequent, and health problems like osteoporosis can make them more dangerous.
There are a number of simple things you can do, however, to make sure you or your aging parents are safer at home.
Watch this short video about them from Milwaukee Public Television, featuring Milwaukee-based environmental gerontologist Lyn Geboy:
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