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Sensory impairments

Links to trusted information about sensory impairments.

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World Sight Day

World Sight Day is an annual day of awareness to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment and is held annually on the second Thursday in October.

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Guide dogs

Guide dogs, also called seeing eye dogs, are animals trained to help people who are blind or visually impaired to travel safely. Find out more by reading our trusted partner pages.

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Hearing loss

Trusted information about hearing loss including the signs of hearing loss, why your hearing is getting worse, hearing tests and treatment.

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Hearing Awareness Week

Hearing Awareness Week focuses on the fragility of hearing health, ways to protect it and highlights the issues faced by people with hearing loss.

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Hearing loss prevention

Some hearing loss may be permanent but there are ways to prevent hearing loss and permanent damage to your ears. Learn more.

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Ear infection

Trusted information about ear infection, what is an ear infection , symptoms, treatments and prevention.

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Blindness

Trusted information about blindness from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on blindness and vision loss.

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Deafness

Links to trusted information about deafness.

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Amblyopia (lazy eye)

The early diagnosis and treatment of amblyopia (lazy eye) with glasses, contact lenses or eye patches can prevent long-term vision problems.

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