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partially sighted

Euph. not able to see well. Carrie is partially sighted, but she is not able to see well enough to read. I am not blind. I am partially sighted.
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This allows partially sighted users to easily increase the size of the default setting of their browser's representation of text.
Barbara Silverstone, President and CEO of Lighthouse International said, "We know from first-hand experience that vision rehabilitation can really help people who are blind or partially sighted to take charge of their lives.
With greater ease-of-use and optimum accessibility, the new edition of RadEditor is opening new avenues of interaction and productivity for blind and partially sighted users.
Three Online Today workshops are being delivered by partner organisation Wirral Society of the Blind and Partially Sighted, at Ashfield Road, Birkenhead on Wednesday, November 11 from 10am to noon and anyone with sight loss who lives in Wirral is welcome to attend one of them.
Guide dogs provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people.
The report, Registered Blind and Partially Sighted People, which is published every three years by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC), shows the number of people aged 75 or over registered as blind has fallen by 7% compared with 2011, and the number of partially sighted people also fell by 5%.
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BLIND and partially sighted youngsters can learn how to become financial whizz-kids at a fun-filled event tomorrow.
The charity said two out of five blind or partially sighted people were reluctant to leave their home for fear of tripping or stumbling.
IN the UK there are almost two million people who are blind or partially sighted.
Ms Grant said: "The Work Capability Assessment is failing blind and partially sighted people like me and isn't fit for purpose.
Almost nine out of ten (87 per cent) blind and partially sighted older people in the UK have never used the internet, according to research carried out by RNIB in partnership with BT.
STOCKTON town centre is among best in the country for blind and partially sighted people to negotiate, says a new survey.
THOUSANDS of people who are partially sighted following stroke or brain injury could gain greater independence from a training course which could be delivered from mobile phones or games consoles.
IT is well known that bats and dolphins use sonar for navigation - but this method of using sound to identify objects is also the latest area for research and teaching for people who are blind and partially sighted.
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