Study seeks participants to see if vitamin D can help prevent falls in older adults – Herald-Mail Media

Posted: Monday, June 13, 2016 11:06 am

Study seeks participants to see if vitamin D can help prevent falls in older adults

By CRYSTAL SCHELLE crystal.schelle@herald-mail.com

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One of the most dangerous things that can happen to an older adult is falling.

The Centers for Disease Control reports that 2.5 million older people — who are defined as ages 65 and older — are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries.

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