Suffering from a vision deficit can be a terrifying thing for anyone to experience - especially after surviving a stroke or traumatic brain injury. Often times, patients and caregivers are overwhelmed with the sheer volume of todo's when coming home from the hospital.
Even simple tasks like bathing, cooking, and doing laundry can become more difficult with a visual deficit. So, it’s important to understand how to stay safe while facing this difficult time.
There are a few simple things you can do as a patient and especially as a caregiver or loved on to make living at home easier and safer. These simple changes will allow you as a patient to remain in control, independent, and safe.