Other Numbers Helpful to Older Adults. National Center for Nutrition and Dietetics Consumer Nutrition Hotline. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Jul 25, 2017 The older you get, the more likely you are to use additional medicines, which can increase the chance of harmful drug interactions. So consider these
Nov 08, 2017 As we age, it is normal for our bodies not to work as well as they did when we were younger.
Learn about heatrelated (e. g. , heat stroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, and more)and seek help for symptoms of heat stroke.
ESFI encourages you to use this presentation and the complementary Home Fire Safety Awareness for Older Adults Awareness Program resources to promote fire safety
Food Safety for Older Adults. Click image to view full infographic. Adults 65 and older are at a higher risk for hospitalization and death from foodborne illness.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The direct costs of fatal and nonfatal falls among older adultsUnited States. J Safety Res 2016: 58. Vellas BJ
Knowing what to do in the event of a fire is particularly important for older adults. At age 65, people are twice as likely to be killed or injured by fires compared
Learn about hypothermia, or low body temperature, and its effects on older adults. Get safety tips for when it's cold outside.