Monthly Archives: November 2015

About 16 years ago, John was told by his ophthalmologist that he would lose his vision to a condition called Stargardt’s disease, an inherited disorder of the retina that causes a loss of central vision, or macular degeneration, often during … Continue reading

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Many of you may know that radio personality and POB friend Ed Walker passed away on Oct. 26. Only two short years ago, Ed was invited by POB to speak at a Vision Support Lunch & Learn holiday event at … Continue reading

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The upcoming holiday season presents opportunities for travel to be with family and friends. However, for those who are visually impaired, even a short flight or a bus ride can feel overwhelming and stressful. Proper planning can alleviate many difficulties, … Continue reading

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A special meeting of the Low Vision Resource Group will be held at Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library, Thursday, Dec. 10, 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. to welcome LaToya Shumate, Vision Rehabilitation Therapist and Orientation and Mobility Specialist. Ms. … Continue reading

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