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Mar 02, 2024

Low Vision Watches - Talking or Large Number Watches to Tell Time.

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Low Vision Watches - Talking Wrist Watches to Large Number Watches: Hear What Time It is or See Large, Bold Numbers with Solar Power and Automatic Adjustment to Daylight Savings

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Mar 01, 2024

Three Tips to Make the Most of Your Macular Degeneration Magnifiers

Magnifiers are truly one of the best vision aids for those with macular degeneration. Often I am asked "what is the best magnifier for those with macular degeneration?"

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Feb 24, 2024

Macular Degeneration Magnifier:Different Magnifier for Different Task

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There is a Macular Degeneration Magnifier for All of Your Vision Needs. Use a magnifying desk lamp, lighted magnifying glass, pocket magnifier, or magnifying floor lamp to keep you reading and maintain your independence.

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Feb 23, 2024

Living Well with Low Vision: Tips for Maximizing Your Independence

Living with low vision can present challenges, but there are many strategies and tools available to help individuals maintain independence and quality of life.

Visual changes from macular degeneration requires one to make adjustments and to find tips and aids to simplify the tasks of daily living and to maximize one's independence.

Here are some tips for living well with low vision...

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Feb 20, 2024

Magnifying Floor Lamp - Hands Free Magnifier for Reading or Hobbies

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Magnifying Floor Lamp - Hands Free magnifier that combines a gooseneck, light, magnification.

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Feb 19, 2024

Blue Blockers - Blue Light Blocking Lens For Better Eye Protection

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Blue Blockers - Protect your eyes and your vision with computer eye strain glasses. Reduce eye strain from blue light emitting devices and lights

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Feb 17, 2024

Cataracts and Macular Degeneration - Some Similar Symptoms

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Cataracts and Macular Degeneration - The similarity of macular degeneration and cataract symptoms and causes

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Feb 16, 2024

Macular Drusen - An Early Symptom of Macular Degeneration

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Macular Drusen - Ask Your Eye Doctor This Question at your next eye exam. Why type, size, and number of drusen matter.

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Feb 06, 2024

Have You Been Told "Nothing More Can Be Done?"

"Nothing more can be done." Have you heard those words before from your treating eye doctor or optometrist regarding your eyeglass prescription? The International Academy of Low Vision Specialists may offer you some hope.

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Jan 31, 2024

Do You Have a Sedentary Job or Lifestyle?

My most recent nursing job required over an hour commute each way and sitting at a desk for 8 hours. I was concerned that all this sitting was harmful to my health. Even though I was active on weekends some studies show that a sedentary job and/or lifestyle is linked to many chronic diseases and early death - whether you are overweight or thin.

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