If you're over age 65, what are you wearing on your feet? Falls are the #1 cause of fatal injuries among older Americans. That's why a report in the Journal of American Geriatrics suggests a simple solution.
Put away those loafers and wear athletic or canvas shoes instead. The report says anything else increases the risk of falling by an average of 30%, and that older folks who dare to walk around in their socks or even barefoot are 11 times more likely to fall.