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Visual impairment, also known as vision impairment or vision loss, is a decreased ability to see ...... Being blind to something means not understanding or being aware of it. A "blind spot"...

What does it feel like to be blind? - Slate

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Dec 10, 2013 ... That being said, as someone who has moved from sighted into legal blindness, I' ve noticed certain interesting changes in my lifestyle and how ...

Learning About Blindness - American Foundation for the Blind

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Legally blind: This is defined as no better than 20/200 corrected vision in the .... of people who are visually impaired are classified as being totally blind and the ...

Blindness - KidsHealth

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When you think of being blind, you might imagine total darkness. But most people who are blind can still see a little light or shadows. They just can't see things ...

The Reality of Blindness

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When I was small, I would hear people talk about my being blind. I would ask what that meant. "It means you can't see," people would answer. So I tried to figure ...

Woman says she's happier than ever after fulfilling lifelong dream of ...

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Oct 1, 2015 ... Shuping said that her fascination with blindness began when she was about ... “ By the time I was six I remember that thinking about being blind ...

The Advantages of Being a Blind Parent | National Federation of the ...

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Mar 29, 2016 ... As a mother of three children, ages 9, 5, and 3, who happens to be blind, I have heard a litany of “disadvantages” or “difficulties” being a blind ...

Legally Blind: What Does It Mean? - All About Vision

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What does being legally blind due to "reduced central visual acuity of 20/200 or less" mean? In the United States, clarity of eyesight almost always is expressed ...

Jewel Shuping who dreamed of being blind had DRAIN CLEANER ...

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Oct 1, 2015 ... Jewel Shuping, from North Carolina, had thoughts of being blind from a young age. She suffers from Body Integrity Identity Disorder, where ...

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision ...

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"The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision." - Helen Keller quotes from BrainyQuote.com.

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Lesser-known things about being blind - BBC News - BBC.com

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Sep 18, 2014 ... There are a small number of questions that blind people seem to get asked regularly. But here are five lesser-known things about blindness ...

I Made Myself Blind - Barcroft TV

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FOR most people becoming blind would be a living nightmare - but for Jewel ... " By the time I was six I remember that thinking about being blind made me feel ...

Woman happier than ever after fulfilling lifelong dream of being blind ...

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Oct 1, 2015 ... Jewel Shuping says she is happier than ever after becoming blind. The North Carolina woman told Barcroft TV that becoming blind has always ...