Posted March 2, 2009

The Golden Age Brunch Club invites you to a lunch and presentation called “Look at Me, I’m Fall Free.”

To be presented by Dr. Birinder Marwah, Board Certified, Geriatrics & Section Chief of Geriatrics at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center & Denise Norman, Vice-President of Therapy for NuCare Services.

According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, one in every three Amercians over 65 experiences a fall, making it the leading cuase of injuries to seniors.  This program will hel seniors avoid slips, trips and falls in their home.  They will explore why seniors fall, specific hazards in your home, strategies to imporve overall balance and strength, safety devices and helpful tips to stay safe and precent falls.

Lunch will be provided, so please RSVP by Tuesday March 10 by calling Rebecca Mayer at 773.472.8400 ext 147

Date:  Tuesday March 17, 2009
Time:  11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: The Ivy Apartments
2437 N. Southport (corner of Southport and Fullerton in Lincoln Park)

 

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