Preventing fall-related injuries
A fall can startle and even frighten you. If you fall, try to stay calm. Take a few deep breaths to help you relax and then...
See what to do after a fall.
See what can cause a fall.
For more on falls, see “Falls and Fractures”, an Age Page from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH.
The information on Falls and Older Adults was developed for NIHSeniorHealth by the National Institute on Aging (NIA).