The IALVS Blog

Read all the latest information on low vision, low vision devices and new options to improve your vision and quality of life. Find articles about new treatments, telescopic lenses, prisms and other options for improving your eye sight. Check back often to stay updated!

Can You Drive With Macular Degeneration?

November 15, 2022

For many, the ability to drive a car means freedom, control and independence. But as a person ages, they may develop certain…

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Have Low Vision? Cook Safely and Independently With These Tips

October 31, 2022

If you have low vision, you know how challenging it can be to cook safely and independently. Just the thought of locating…

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Struggling With Low Vision? We Can Help!

September 30, 2022

Most people experience some degree of vision loss as they age. But if your eye problems have made basic daily tasks difficult…

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Low Vision Aids: Enhance Your Vision & Start Living Again

August 25, 2022

If you’ve been diagnosed with macular degeneration, glaucoma or another vision-robbing eye disease, you may be worried about how you will cope…

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Age Reversal Diet May Lower the Risk of Macular Degeneration

July 28, 2022

Aging is a risk factor for chronic conditions like cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer’s disease, osteoporosis, and age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a sight-threatening eye…

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Dealing with Vision Loss? These Low Vision Aids Can Help

June 25, 2022

If you have low vision, it’s easy to get discouraged. Fortunately, low vision aids enable you to make the most of your…

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Low Vision and Visual Hallucinations

May 30, 2022

Any eye condition that results in vision loss can lead a person to experience visual hallucinations. Wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is…

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Coping with Low Vision? 5 Ways to Make Your Home Safer

April 29, 2022

If you’ve been diagnosed with low vision, you may be worried about banging into the furniture or falling down the stairs. How…

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Dating With Low Vision

March 16, 2022

For people with low vision, the logistics of dating can sometimes feel overwhelming. Your visual needs can change the dynamics of how…

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4 Signs You Have a Visual Contrast Sensitivity Problem

February 27, 2022

Contrast sensitivity allows you to tell the difference between the foreground and background. It’s a crucial aspect of your visual function, particularly…

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