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Adults and Seniors Injury Prevention

Seniors Injury Prevention

Adults over the age of 65 are at an increased risk for certain types of injuries. As seniors age, staying healthy becomes even more of a challenge as injuries in this age group can have adverse consequences, leading to disability, loss of independence and even death.

NYU Winthrop Hospital offers many programs for older adults that help provide them with the education and tools needed to keep them safe and injury free.

Please refer to our list of injury topics relating to older adults and their caregivers, with tips for prevention and resources for more information: