Sensory Changes in Later Life

Short description:

The efficiency of the sensory organs—vision, hearing, taste, smell, and touch—declines with age, but the age of onset and rate of decline differ markedly among people. This publication explains the sensory changes older people experience and suggests what you can do to help.

Type of publication:

Good practises

Date of publication:

01/01/2014

Author(s):

Vicki L. Schmall

Publishing organization:

Oregon State University

Language:

English

Long description:

Contents

  • Introduction
  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Taste and smell
  • Touch
  • Your attitude is important
  • For more information

Copyright information:

import from Sensage project