One in four Americans over the age of 65 falls every year. However, falling is not a normal part of aging. Falls Prevention Awareness Day raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults.
Make Vision a Focus! May is Healthy Vision Month and the National Eye Institute (NEI) wants everyone to Make Vision a Focus! The NEI states, “From the moment you wake up until you go to bed at night, your eyes are working to bring you the world. In fact, they deliver 80% of the information […]
The following information is taken directly from the Nation Eye Institute (NEI) website at www.nei.nih.gov/neiat50: “The National Eye Institute celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018! This is an exciting milestone for us as we look back at the progress made in diagnosing and treating eye diseases and vision impairment since NEI was established in 1968. […]