Summit meetings to help the visually impaired

Written by Ellen C. Chahey Can your television read The Barnstable Patriot? Can your microwave talk? Some appliances can do these very things for the sake of people with impaired vision. If you or someone you know needs help with daily activities because of low...

Eye Tests Important To Long-Term Vision Health

Eye Tests Important To Long-Term Vision Health By CHRISTINA IANZITO Our eyes provide us with a window on the world, but that window gets a little foggy and fragile as we age. Close-up vision blurs, and cataracts lie ahead for many. Tear ducts function less well, and...

Assistive devices can make life easier

By Jane Wolery MSU/Teton County Extension During a statewide Extension training that our office coordinated and hosted, I commented to the group how much I rely on certain features on my cell phone. Whenever we took a break, I simply set the timer on my phone and when...
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