Annually, falls are reported by one-third of all people over the age of 65. an increase in fall injury cases is likely to occur due to the baby boomer generation.
One out of five falls causes a serious injury in those over the age of 65 such as broken bones or a head injury.
"I Dislocated my left hip while taking a brisk walk and tripped. Also, I just fell off a step laddder 2 days ago fracturing my right shoulder."
"She is 67 years old. Had hip replacement surgery done bilateral, fell and dislocated her left hip."
"At age 79, brain injury, at age 88 broken hip."