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Get the Facts
  Hearing
Hearing Loss and Older Adults (NIDCD)
Hearing Loss (NIH Senior Health)
Presbycusis (NIDCD)
University of Rochester Medical Center -
How the Ear Works
How Hearing Works
 
Vision
  The Aging Eye
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataracts
Eye Health: Vision Problems in Aging Adults
Glaucoma Reserach Foundation
Interactive Eye Diagram
Macular Degeneration Foundation
Self-Assessment Tools
Hearing
10 Ways to Recognize Hearing Loss
Self-Test for Hearing Loss - Better Hearing Institute
 
Vision Quizzes - The following quizzes are provided by The NIH National Eye Institute, and provide useful insight in common disease-related vision problems
1. Diabetic Eye Disease: How much do you know?
2. Do you have low vision?
3. Glaucoma: How much do you know?
Resources
Hearing
The Georgia Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Medline Plus - Hearing Disorders and Deafness
Better Hearing Institute - Hearing Loss Prevention
Hearing Loss Association of America
Hearing Loss and Nutrition
Living with Hearing Loss
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NICDC)
Noise and Hearing Protection
Better Hearing Institute - Noise Thermometer
 
Vision
Cataract (National Eye Institute)
Center for the Visually Impaired
Tips for Living with Low Vision
Eye Health: Coping With Vision Loss
Eye Health: Low Vision
Interaction & Etiquette Tips - People with Vision Loss
American Foundation for the Blind - Senior Site
Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss.
Living with Vision Loss: A Resource for Caregivers
National Eye Institute
Making Your Home Vision Loss-Friendly
Caregivers & Healthcare- Tips for Working with Seniors with Vision Loss
UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic
Vision loss - safety around the home
Vision Loss Tips

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