Heron Point to Host Forum on Preventing Falls

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Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans. But, falling is not an inevitable result of aging. Simple lifestyle adjustments can greatly reduce the number of falls among seniors.

Join Heron Point for its 2nd Annual Falls Forum to explore what you can do to prevent falls in your life.

The forum will be held:

Tuesday, November 8th
10:00 to 12:00
Heron Point of Chestertown
501 E. Campus Ave

Please RSVP by Monday, Nov 7th by calling Kim Morgan, 410-810-8635. The first 100 participants receive a goodie bag!

Educational Presentations at the Forum include:
> Medications and Fall Risk – Omnicare Pharmacy
> Vision and Balance – Aegis Therapy
> Health Issues Related to Falls – Heron Point Nurse Practitioner
> Tai Chi and Balance Exercise Demonstrations

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