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Best Phones for Visually Impaired

How Did We Pick the Best Cell Phones for People With Visual Impairments?  Visual impairments come in numerous forms, and few phones for visually impaired handle all of the related

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best low vision clocks 2022

Best Low Vision Clocks 2022

One of the most common low vision devices purchased for the home is a low vision clock.  There are many available different rooms in the house. Some are very simple

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macular degeneration wet vs dry

Macular Degeneration Wet Vs Dry

Learn about the distinctions between wet and dry macular degeneration, as well as how the symptoms, causes, and treatments can differ. Over 10 million people in the United States suffer

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Vision Therapy For Amblyopia

Vision Therapy For Amblyopia

Vision therapy is the most effective treatment for amblyopia in both children and adults alike. What makes it work so well? The brain’s neuroplasticity. Simply put, adults have less neuroplasticity

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What Causes Loss of Peripheral Vision

What Causes of Peripheral Vision Loss?

Peripheral vision loss, often known as tunnel vision, can be caused by a variety of medical diseases, including stroke, glaucoma, and diabetic eye disease. What is the peripheral vision? Peripheral

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What Is 20/60 Vision

What Is 20/60 Vision?

“20/20” is a word that almost everyone is familiar with. Many individuals consider it a source of pride. “I have 20/20 eyesight, according to my doctor.” If your vision is

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Transient vision loss

What Causes Transient Vision Loss?

Pathophysiology, and Etiology of Transient Vision Loss (TVL) and Amaurosis Fugax Transient vision loss in adults is a common complaint with an identified etiology in the majority of instances. The

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Bioptic Driving Laws By State

Bioptic Driving Laws By State

Bioptic Laws in Alaska The use of bioptics is allowed, however the rules are ambiguous. A minimum of 20/40 in one eye is required for an unrestricted license. The same

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Eye diseases that cause blindness

Eye Diseases That Cause Blindness

There are many eye diseases that cause blindness, and they’re often preventable or treatable if caught early enough. Knowing how to prevent it is key. Learn more about the different

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Can Legally Blind Drive

Can Legally Blind Drive?

It is unsafe to drive if you have a vision impairment or you’re Legally Blind. Learn the facts and figures about driving with a vision impairment. Although strong eyesight is

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Central vision loss

What Is Central Vision Loss?

Central vision loss is usually the result of damage to the macular area of the retina. It is the most devastating type of vision loss because it affects your ability

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CBD for Glaucoma

Does CBD Help Glaucoma?

What is CBD? CBD is an abbreviation for cannabidiol. It is the second most common active component in cannabis (marijuana). While CBD is an important component of medicinal marijuana, it

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What Causes Macular Degeneration

What Causes Macular Degeneration?

All Macular Degeneration patients begin with early-stage (early) AMD, which is characterized by a lack of symptoms. Drusen, or small white spots in the retina, are detected by eye specialists

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Central vision loss

What is Wet Macular Degeneration?

Wet Macular degeneration is one of two types of macular degeneration.  Dry macular degeneration is the other type.  Most people start out with the dry form and can progress to

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Is Glaucoma Hereditary

Is Glaucoma Hereditary?

The answer is yes. Many forms of glaucoma are inherited. The most common form of glaucoma that is inherited is Early-onset Glaucoma followed by Primary congenital Glaucoma.  These two conditions

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