The Care recipient (cr) is having trouble seeing the markings on the stove microwave refrigerator and thermostat because of his her low vision

Try: Mark the dials with raised orange or clear stick-on dots use additional lighting like a lamp or flashlight use a lighted hand magnifier or a stick on magnifier over these dials learn to listen or feel for the clicks of various settings use an audible meat thermometer or use a thermometer with raised marks to test if meat is done

Materials: Raised orange or clear stick-on dots lamp or flashlight lighted hand magnifier or a stick on magnifier audible meat thermometer or thermometer with raised marks

Categories: Sage, Topic, Maintenance, Medical Physical, Vision, So-So Vision, Poor Vision

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References: A adapted from useful home adaptations for the blind and visually impaired from lowvision com

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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