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As you get older, you may notice it is harder to see, hear, move, taste, and smell.  You may need more help as you grow older.

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Aging and Your Eyes

Aging and Your Eyes
Mon, 05/01/2006
Mon, 05/01/2006
See More than ever Before!

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As you get older, you may notice changes in your vision.

For instance, it may become harder for you to:

  • See clearly.
  • See small print.
  • Focus on close objects.

Two diseases that can affect your eyesight as you get older are glaucoma and cataracts.

Last updated on Mon, 06/21/2010 - 11:41

Aging and Developmental Disabilities: Effects on the Senses

Aging and Developmental Disabilities
Mon, 05/01/2006
Mon, 05/01/2006
Learning to Age

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Everyone experiences age-related declines in their senses.

However, people with developmental disabilities may experience these signs of growing older at an earlier age than other people.

If you know what to expect, you can take steps to keep safe!

Last updated on Mon, 06/14/2010 - 12:48