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September is Falls Prevention Awareness Month, but the prevalence and high cost of falls in Wisconsin is a year-round problem. In fact, for adults age 65 and older, Wisconsin's death rate due to...
Did you know that Wisconsin has the highest death rate due to falls for older adults of any state in the country?  Here are some more startling statistics: Every 11 seconds an older adult...
Study links safety and mobility by preventing falls   A study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety suggests that seniors and their families should view falls as a possible early...
WIHA Receives CVS Health Grant to Make Programs More Accessible in Latinx and Tribal Communities in Wisconsin   The Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging recently received a $20,000 grant...
How much of your health is influenced by what you do outside your doctor’s office?  More than you may think – and research shows that people who learn how to manage their...