Q&A: How to Prevent Falls

March 26, 2017
Our team at Golisano Restorative Neurology & Rehabilitation Center answered today's question about traumatic brain injuries.

Q: Is there a way to prevent falls that may lead to traumatic brain injury?   

A:

  • In young children:
    • Supervise
    • Play safe
    • Make sure your home is safe
    • Keep sports safe
  • In older adults are:
    • Participating in a regular exercise program
    • Review medications
    • Check vision regularly
    • Make sure your home is safe