vision and hearing problems

  1. J

    Vision test for someone with Dementia

    Hi, mum has dementia and she has been recommended to have a vision test. I went to spec savers and boots yesterday to ask what provisions they have in place for dementia customers and to be honest there was nothing!! I feel it’s a waste of time taking her for a test as she gets so muddled that I...
  2. M

    Hunt The Hearing Aids: Conclusion

    Hello everyone and sorry Elle I should have said 'Hunt The Hearins Aids: Conclusion'! I visited dad today and noticed that he was still without hearing aids however the manageress and deputy manageress were there today and I asked if he could wear his spare hearing aids. Anyway they brought...
  3. M

    Sight problems

    My wife was diagnosed with Alzheimer's 18 months ago (although the family suspected that something was wrong some time prior to that). she has regular sight tests and the optometrist has said that she cannot improve her vision and that her spatial awareness problems are caused by her Alzheimer's...
  4. W

    Lost Hearing Aids

    OH, who is now in middle stage dementia with no short term memory to speak of, wears hearing aids in both ears. Sometimes they annoy him and he takes them out, leaving them in odd places e.g. outside on the garden wall, in whatever cupboard or drawer is nearest, under his pillow, etc. etc...