Tue 9 Aug 2011
Physical activity is essential for combating many physical problems yet current figures suggest that older Americans aren’t getting enough. This infographic effectively breaks the numbers down for you.
- 22% of those 65 and older report regular physical activity
- estimated cost of falling injuries by 2020 is $32.3 billion
- 4 in 10 of people 65 or older have difficulty with at least one basic activity of daily living (ADL)
Physical Activity and Older Americans Infographic via Evergreen Rehab