As we age, we may experience changes in our mobility. there are many reasons for these changes including changes to gait (how we walk) balance, and physical strength. NIA researchers are testing ways to prevent or reverse loss of mobility.
Maintaining mobility and preventing disability are key to living independently as we age — National (11/30/2020)Source: Nonprofit Organization
Disability Impacts All of Us — National (09/02/2020)Source: Nonprofit Organization
The CDC created an infographic for how disability impacts all our lives as we age.
Rural V.S Urban infographic- 2022 — NationalSource: Nonprofit Organization
Research for Older Adult Driver Initiative ROADI — North CarolinaSource: University
The overall aim of ROADI is to make motor vehicle driving in North Carolina safe for all drivers and pedestrians.
Aging and the ADA — NationalSource: Nonprofit Organization
As people get older many starts to develop problems with hearing, seeing, or getting around. Others experience chronic illnesses like hypertension, diabetes, arthritis, or memory loss.