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by jojo19732009
Sat 01 Sep 2012 8:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Saw this great photo
Replies: 2
Views: 1168

Re: Saw this great photo

I showed this set of photos to my last employer........ That made not a jot of difference to them but this helped my family understand why thy see you hold on for grim death going down stairs and un even pavements......
by jojo19732009
Sat 28 Apr 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: My success
Replies: 5
Views: 1952

Re: My success

Hi Caroline
Its great to hear something positive...... Thanks
joanne. :D
by jojo19732009
Sat 28 Apr 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Being Off Work / Sick Pay
Replies: 7
Views: 2189

Re: Being Off Work / Sick Pay

Hi I have had to look for other employment due to work conditions and changed posts in Jan 2012, My new post is now working with computers everyday. I have to say that Access to work have come up with zoom tex which changes the fonts and colours and also enaables you to plug an ear bud into your com...
by jojo19732009
Mon 23 Apr 2012 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Piggyback user problems.
Replies: 10
Views: 3901

Re: Piggyback user problems.

i have done the piggy back of lenses. i used blink intensive tears throughout the day to the point of a couple of bottles a week and i was advised to use lacralube eye ointment when i go to bed. its a bit of a pain but your eyes feel much better in the morning.
by jojo19732009
Wed 17 Aug 2011 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: RGP lenses, irritation and weeping eye!
Replies: 10
Views: 6413

Re: RGP lenses, irritation and weeping eye!

Hi I suffer really bad and have to use lenses only for work as my eyes hate all lenses and lotions........... But I have lots off different potions via GP and opt. I now use all preservitive free lotions and medications when needed. But the thing that sorts my eyes is the lacralube ointment before I...
by jojo19732009
Sun 14 Aug 2011 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: immunosuppression medication
Replies: 11
Views: 3382

Re: immunosuppression medication

I also have a terrible time trying to wear my lenses and have tried lots of lenses and lots of different fabrics which the lenses are made from. I started off at the Vic in fife. I got reffered to the Eye pavillion in Edinburgh and have finaly chose to go to livingston. I have not got through a two ...
by jojo19732009
Thu 04 Aug 2011 9:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Will I last
Replies: 3
Views: 1300

Re: Will I last

It sounds as though you and I are regulars to the Eye dept and A&E......... May be we now need our own seats with our names on them being such regular visitors......
jojo
by jojo19732009
Fri 17 Jun 2011 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is there any hope of registration in the near future?
Replies: 7
Views: 2151

Re: Is there any hope of registration in the near future?

OK Lynn so good and bad news then...... I for one would love to help and would even talk how it affects me. I have more time with poor vision than I do with corrected vision due to intollerance. This is increased by being chronic Asthmatic. KC plays a large role in my families life who have to const...
by jojo19732009
Fri 17 Jun 2011 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is there any hope of registration in the near future?
Replies: 7
Views: 2151

Re: Is there any hope of registration in the near future?

OK Lynn so good and bad news then...... I for one would love to help and would even talk how it affects me. I have more time with poor vision than I do with corrected vision due to intollerance. This is increased by being chronic Asthmatic. KC plays a large role in my families life who have to const...
by jojo19732009
Thu 16 Jun 2011 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Is there any hope of registration in the near future?
Replies: 7
Views: 2151

Is there any hope of registration in the near future?

After my visit from access to work (RNIB) I was asked if I considered registering myself as partially sighted? I did say that KC I thought that this particular disease was not in that box. My KC is a big pain in the buttocks as my lens tollerance is rubbish and I only manage to wear lenses for work ...

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