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Tips For Choosing Greeting Cards For Visually Impaired Recipients

Tips For Choosing Greeting Cards For Visually Impaired Recipients

Throughout the year, many friends and relatives enjoy sending greeting cards to celebrate holidays, birthdays, and other major milestones. One of the things that I have trouble explaining to relatives is that I have trouble seeing the lovely cards that they often send to me,…

How To Order Custom Colors for Blindness Canes

How To Order Custom Colors for Blindness Canes

Earlier this year, I needed to order some new blindness canes, and discovered that I could order custom colored blindness canes from Ambutech in a lot of my favorite colors. Since I love anything purple, I jumped at the chance to have a purple blindness…

Pain Management Tools I Love From Amazon

Pain Management Tools I Love From Amazon

I’m not sure why, but this week I have been texting a bunch of my friends about pain management tools and non-medication chronic pain relief options from Amazon that I use in my day to day life. I’m not sure if all of my friends…

Weighted Blankets and Chiari Malformation

Weighted Blankets and Chiari Malformation

Several months ago, I decided to try using a weighted blanket for Chiari Malformation symptoms to see if it would help me sleep better. Due to my Chiari Malformation, I frequently get painful leg spasms, have trouble sleeping due to pain in my back, and…

Choosing A Backpack With Chronic Pain

Choosing A Backpack With Chronic Pain

When I had to purchase a new backpack a few semesters ago, I spent time figuring out how I wanted the backpack to look so I could easily identify it with low vision. However, one of the main things I thought about was choosing a…

Choosing A Backpack With Low Vision

Choosing A Backpack With Low Vision

A few semesters ago, I decided it was time to upgrade the backpack I had been carrying since eighth grade, and went to my college bookstore to check out my options. While I was there, I started making a mental list of tips for choosing…

Magnifying Glasses For Low Vision

Magnifying Glasses For Low Vision

The other day, someone messaged me asking about my recommendations for magnifying glasses for low vision. While I prefer to use video magnifiers whenever possible, I have used lots of different magnifying glasses over the years both inside and outside the classroom to help me…

Using the MIDI Sprout For Visual Impairment

Using the MIDI Sprout For Visual Impairment

Recently, one of my friends and I had the opportunity to try using the MIDI Sprout device for visual impairment while on a guided tour of a local greenhouse/conservatory. At first, my friend and I were unsure about using the device, as we had wondered…

Choosing A Phone Case With Low Vision

Choosing A Phone Case With Low Vision

While I tend to put a lot of thought into choosing a phone with low vision and photosensitivity, I don’t often think about choosing a phone case for low vision, or what is the best phone case for people with visual impairments. This may seem…

Writing Utensils and Low Vision

Writing Utensils and Low Vision

One of the factors that can influence how well I can read something is what type of writing utensil was used when writing out text or drawing a picture. It sounds strange, but for me there is a world of difference between using a high-contrast…

How To Create Tactile Images With Everyday Objects

How To Create Tactile Images With Everyday Objects

How to use common household objects and craft supplies to create tactile (3D) images, great for math and science classes.

Accessing The Periodic Table

Accessing The Periodic Table

Ten options for making the periodic table accessible for students with blindness, low vision, and vision impairment.

How To Make A Dorm Room Completely Dark

How To Make A Dorm Room Completely Dark

How to block out all light in a dorm room and make it completely dark. For students with migraines or who just need total darkness to sleep

How I’m Managing My Back Pain This Semester

How I’m Managing My Back Pain This Semester

Ten products, tips, and tricks that help people manage mild to moderate back pain, from a college student with chronic back pain from Chiari Malformation

Here Is Everything I Bought For College

Here Is Everything I Bought For College

A complete list of everything I bought for college, organized by store