My notes for talk about AMD – Macular

Getting to grips with AMD Macular Degeneration. […]

My “Please Help” Card, It’s wonderful

My “Please Help” Card says “Please help. I’m visually impaired.” and it’s wonderful.

I no longer have to say anything about my situation, I show the card and ask my query as if I was completely normal.

Absolutely Adult to Adult – “I’m OK, you’re OK.”

I must give you my example from yesterday. I […]

Oil and Water. Sighted and unsighted meeting

OIL and WATER? Sighted and the Unsighted. ‚ÄčI think there is a natural collision which makes it difficult for non-sighted people to join and work with sighted people.The differences that need to be circumvented: […]

Shoreham Soundball Tennis

Join us at Shoreham Soundball Tennis. Tennis for Visually Impaired people. Visually Impaired (VI) people of all ages, abilities and circumstances are made very welcome. We provide the opportunity to to learn and to play Soundball Tennis. We provide both the equipment and the training. […]

Tasty Bites for Tigers, with your fingers!

Feeding Tigers out of your hands, just with your fingers. What a glorious experience. […]

Our eyes, Our Wonderful eyes.

Our eyes were designed for rural and forestry living. We’ve only had electric or gas lighting for one hundred of the millions of years over which we have developed our eyes. Just one hundred years, less than the blink of an eye, no wonder they are serious risk. […]

Open letter to Macular Society re Lutein v AMD

Research supports the theory that high macular pigment levels may reduce your risk of AMD or its progression.Macular pigment can be increased by taking supplements with lutein or zeaxanthi […]

What Music means for me

AND the good news is tioday’s break-through because rather than waiting to try to get Musescore.org on my (Ubuntu) computer I decided to […]

AMD -Hints and tips for coping

Hints and tips, strategies for copin with AMD or other Visual Impairmentg, Hold your left thumbnail straight down and use this…. […]

A look back at Snowdon.

It was only when I started looking at Google maps that I realised just how much of Snowdonia I have tramped across. The Glydyrs, the Carnedds, Tryfan and of course Snowdon. So fifty years on and with my poor eyesight […]