Living with sight loss course Final Day

Today, I attended the second day of a two day course, entitled Living With Sight Loss, facilitated by the RNIB.   I wrote about my first day, and my reflections, which you can see  here: https://low-vision.co.uk/2018/08/17/living-with-sight-loss-bit-of-a-wobble/ So… Day two. I arrived, in plenty of time – I cant abide being late for anything ! My journeyContinue reading Living with sight loss course Final Day

Glasses for the Visually Impaired

What glass are available for the Blind or Partially Sighted? Since my partial sight loss, I struggle with the change in light conditions.  If I move from a darker  to a brighter environment, my eyes take time to adjust and also cause me some discomfort.   Also, because I have difficulty with contrast, I findContinue reading Glasses for the Visually Impaired

Living With Sight Loss – bit of a wobble

Bit of a wobble today Today, I attended the first of a two day Living With Sight Loss, facilitated by the RNIB. Right up until last night, I was looking forward to participating on this course, as I seem to have a  hunger to learn all I can about life with diminished sight and developContinue reading Living With Sight Loss – bit of a wobble

Useful things to have around the home for those with poor vision

Useful gadgets for those with poor Vision If you have been following my blog – you will know that I was recently registered as Partially Sighted (11th June2018).  I am l;earing new things, and feeling different emotions every day at the moment. Things are difficult, but i’m constantly researching whats out there to make theContinue reading Useful things to have around the home for those with poor vision

Medical Treatments for my sight loss

Medical treatments for my sight loss so far… Over the years, I have had a lot of laser treatment for my sight loss to both of my eyes, right from that very first bleed in my right eye.  I developed proliferative retinopathy. Laser Treatment Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Eye Injections Diabetic retinopathy usually only requires specific treatmentContinue reading Medical Treatments for my sight loss