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

By Jason M Carlton

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.

Getting Help When It Cannot Wait

By Seth Wallace MD

It always seems like children develop an unexplained fever, get a broken bone, or break out in a questionable rash after your primary care provider’s office is closed. Not only do the circumstances leave patients grimacing, they often leave caregivers wondering, “Where do I go?”