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Where can I find out about learning to lip read?

Last updated on Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Lipreading classes are often known as ‘Managing Hearing Loss’ or ‘Speech reading’ classes. They are run either by Association of Teachers of Lipreading to Adults (ATLA)-trained tutors, or by people not formally qualified but with a great deal of valuable lipreading and teaching experience. Clic...

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Tag:   lip read (1)     sign language (2)     hearing (13)     hearing loss (8)     sound (9)     impairment (3)    


Last updated on Wednesday, March 20, 2024

The Sunflower Network (Hidden Disabilities) is an organisation that aims to raise awareness and provide support for individuals living with hidden disabilities. Hidden disabilities refer to conditions that are not immediately visible or apparent to others, such as chronic illnesses, mental heal...

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Diabetic Eye Screening Programme (DESP)

Last updated on Monday, August 16, 2021

When diabetes affects the small blood vessels in the part of your eye called the retina, this is known as diabetic retinopathy. In the early stages, diabetic retinopathy will not affect your sight. However, if the changes get worse, your sight will be affected. Diabetic retinopathy is the mo...

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Tag:   screening (8)     diabetic (1)     diabetes (7)     blood sugar (4)     desp (1)     retinopathy (1)     retina (3)    

Ophthalmology Research

Last updated on Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Study Title: IVIS II - Impact of visual impairment after stroke II: Measuring and exploring vision-related quality of life Principal Investigator:  Erin Wilson Research Nurses: N/A ******************************************************************************************************** Study T...

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The Accessible Information Standard

Last updated on Monday, May 22, 2023

The Accessible Information Standard (AIS) was introduced by the Government in 2016 to make sure that people with a disability or sensory loss are given information in a way they can understand. It is now the law for the NHS and adult social care services to comply with AIS. The Trust have been w...

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Tag:   accessibility (4)     disability (6)     access (4)     standard (1)     communicate (3)    

Paediatric Research

Last updated on Thursday, July 7, 2022

Study Title - ADDRESS 2 - An incident and high risk type 1 diabetes research cohort After Diagnosis Diabetes Research Support System  Principal Investigator: Dr Sudeshna Bhowmik  Research Nurses: Lucy Lewis and Sharon Hughes  ********************************************************************...

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