#The Challenge To Cope With Vision Loss
As adapted to the new environment will take the time to adapt to vision loss is no exception. You have to pick from incredible.
A variety of different feelings that reality. Part first experience of vision loss will feel and live their daily lives.
Moving everywhere is a challenge. However, relying on outside support and proper guidance, you can overcome these issues, and maintain the quality of life and independence.
Low Vision Response Plan
#Detection And Evaluation:
Their low vision to conduct a test and evaluation, which is to develop coping strategies and personal support needed to start the best choice.
A variety of low vision services solutions allow you to manage daily life, including the use of auxiliary equipment and technology, can help keep your quality of life and independence.
#What Is Bonner Syndrome?
Visually impaired people will see visions, and also know that this is untrue, this phenomenon is generally described as Bonner syndrome (Charles Bonnet Syndrome – CBS). Sometimes referred to as “phantom”.
Sometimes also known as “ghosting”, these visions might be a simple repeating pattern, it may be very detailed People, animals or image building.
If you experience phantom appears, you must tell the ophthalmologist, this is very important. Foundation specially prepared.
Bonner information about a syndrome is available upon request. Your family doctor can explain this information,
Or to tell their friends and family, and other healthcare professionals.
Visual health checklist
While you can not change family history, you can not stop aging, but the following suggestions may help you reduce
#The risk of macular degeneration:
|Check the eyes, also check macula|
|Do not smoke|
|Maintain a healthy lifestyle|
|Diet healthy and balanced diet|
|2-3 times a week to eat fish|
|Eat green day fresh fruits and vegetables|
|Eat some nuts|
|Control of fats and oils Intake possible|
|Choose low glycemic index (GI) of Carbohydrates|
|Avoid high GI carbohydrates|
|Consult a doctor|
|Consider taking some appropriate nutritional supplements|
|Use the Amsler Grid detect macular degeneration symptoms every day|
|Adequate protection when exposed to sunlight|
|Before changing any diet or lifestyle, you should first get a doctor's guidance|
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