Dogwood Forest to Host SMARTTALKS

Posted by Kia Crawford on March 30th, 2015 in Mind | No Comments

Dogwood Forest in conjunction with The Holbrook  of Lake Lanier and The Longstreet Clinic will be hosting SMARTTALKS, our quarterly session to inform the surrounding community on  important topics that relates to senior adults. This SMARTTALKS session will be  “Steady On Your Feet- A Balancing Act!” The session will address risk factors for falls.  The speaker for this event are Dr.McDonald  and Dr. Marchman and Shaun Brennan, PT.

DID YOU KNOW?Balance Fall Prevention Dinner and Program April 16th at The Holbrook- SmartTalk Series (2)

Falls and fractures in people over 65 are very serious.

  • 1 in 4 senior adults will recover to their same level.
  • 2 in 4 senior adults will decline at least one level of mobility
  • 1 in 4 senior adults will die within 6 months following a major fracture

There will be a complimentary dinner provided! RSVP today!