Aging and Disabilities

Disability is the consequence of an impairment that may be physical, cognitive, mental, sensory, emotional, developmental, or some combination of these. A disability may be present from birth, or occur during a person's lifetime. The disabilities that are generally seen in the elderly people are weakening of vision, hearing impairment, olfaction & taste function disabilities. Glaucoma, Cataracts and Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) are the visual impairments that are developed with the age.

The term "disability" broadly describes an impairment in a person's ability to function, caused by changes in various subsystems of the body, or to mental health. The degree of disability may range from mild to moderate, severe, or profound. A person may also have multiple disabilities.

  • Aging Liver
  • Aging Memory Loss
  • Aging Kidneys
  • Aging Diabetes
  • Aging Hearing Impairment
  • Aging and Dental Problems
  • Aging Vision Loss
  • Aging and Sleep disorders
  • Aging Hair
  • Aging and Communicational Disorders
  • Aging and Movement Disorders

Related Conference of Aging and Disabilities

July 16-17, 2018

5th World Congress on Hospice and Palliative Care

Melbourne, Australia

Aging and Disabilities Conference Speakers