Vision and Hearing

Vision and Hearing is an important issue when it comes to aging. Learn more with Senior Citizens Bureau.

Webinar: Educating Older Americans About Their Aging Eyes

This Webinar discusses why vision health is a growing public health concern and how you can help older adults in your community protect their vision.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
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What Research Teaches Us about Hearing and Hearing Loss

6-minute question-and-answer session with an NIDCD scientist on noise and hearing loss. Topics include how humans hear; sounds that can hurt our hearing; protecting your hearing; and current research on noise and hearing loss.

Original Source: NIHOD
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Older Drivers

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How Does Age Affect Driving?
More and more older drivers are on the road these days. It’s important to know that getting older doesn’t […]

Healthy Vision Tip: Live a Healthy Lifestyle

Living an overall healthy life is good for your eyes. This includes:
• Maintaining a healthy weight.
• Eating healthy foods.
• Not smoking.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
About the Senior Citizens Bureau
The Senior Citizens Bureau (SCB) was found in 1998 and is a national, non-profit community resource […]

Healthy Vision Tip: Know Your Family History

Talk to your family members about their eye health history. It’s important to know if anyone has been diagnosed with an eye disease, since many are hereditary. This will help to determine if you are at higher risk for developing an eye disease yourself.

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What People With Diabetes Know About Their Eyes

This video discusses what people with diabetic eye disease know about their eyes.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
About the Senior Citizens Bureau
The Senior Citizens Bureau (SCB) was found in 1998 and is a national, non-profit community resource for the elderly, children of the elderly and […]

Living With Low Vision – How You Can Help

This video highlights how to determine if someone is having vision problems; where to turn for information and assistance; and how to address the depression, anxiety, and confusion people with vision loss often experience.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
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Protecting Your Vision Against Glaucoma

What can I do to protect my vision?
If you are being treated for glaucoma, be sure to take your glaucoma medicine every day. See your eye care professional regularly.

You can also help protect the vision of family members and friends who may be at higher risk for […]

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Glaucoma, What is It? How do you treat it?

National Eye Institute doctor explains glaucoma, and how to treat the condition.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
About the Senior Citizens Bureau
The Senior Citizens Bureau (SCB) was found in 1998 and is a national, non-profit community resource for the elderly, children of the elderly and other […]

Diabetic Eye Disease

National Eye Institute doctor explains diabetic eye disease, and how to treat the condition.

Original Source: National Eye Institute, NIH
About the Senior Citizens Bureau
The Senior Citizens Bureau (SCB) was found in 1998 and is a national, non-profit community resource for the elderly, children of the elderly […]