Introduction to the Course

This course assesses the importance of maintaining good vision into old age. The negative effect of poor vision on function and quality of life is discussed; alongside examination of the main eye complaints experienced by elders. Lifestyle causes for these main eye conditions are identified, alongside suggestions of lifestyle changes that can prolong good visual health.

Course Audience

The audience for this course is people caring for elders. This includes family involved in the care of a loved one, and those employed in the care industry working in residential or day-care facilities. Members of the general public interested in caring for their own health whilst aging are also a potential audience.
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