Preventing Falls – One Step at a Time
Date(s) - September 19, 2014
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Friendship Heights Village Center
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Eye disease and conditions leading to vision loss increase significantly with age. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than one third of adults ages 65 and older fall each year in the United States. People with vision loss are almost twice as likely to experience falls as those with normal vision.
Enjoy a complimentary light lunch and learn from an excellent presenter about techniques to ensure your safety.
Guest Speaker: Lisa Branick, M.S., O.T. Branick is certified in movement disorders with a special interest in low vision.
Event is metro-accessible. To register and reserve a light lunch, call the Village Center at 301-656-2797.