Senior Safety: Fall by Former President George H.W. Bush Highlights Dangers for Seniors

By Jason M. Carlton, APR
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Former President George H.W. Bush was recently hospitalized with a neck injury following a fall in his Maine home — and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, he’s not alone. In 2013, 2.5 million nonfatal falls among older adults were treated in emergency departments nationwide.

4 Tips to Keep You Safe in the Great Outdoors

By Jason M. Carlton, APR
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Each year, thousands of people take to the great outdoors to enjoy the unspoiled beauty of the mountains and backcountry. Unfortunately, not everyone who ventures into the backcountry is prepared for bad weather or a potential injury.