How to reduce your risk of accidentsWhen asked to name their greatest health risks, people rarely mention accidents. Yet accidental injuries are the fourth leading cause of death in the United States, claiming more than 136,000 lives annually. And if you're under 45, you're more likely to die from an accidental injury than from any other cause.
Men are less likely than women to get routine physical exams and screenings. A survey by the American Academy of Family Physicians found that 55% of men surveyed had not seen their doctor for a physical exam in the previous year, even though 40% of them had at least one chronic condition.
Mobility and Independence
|Mobility and quality of life
|Prime movers: Knees and hips
|A good foundation: Feet and ankles
|A stable support: Your back and posture
|... and more!
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