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# fighting-blindness - Saturday 6 November, 2021

Opinion: I've been accused of faking my visual impairment - this got worse during Covid
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# Fighting Blindness

Opinion: I've been accused of faking my visual impairment - this got worse during Covid

Nov 6th 2021, 8:30 AM 26,249 Views 15 Comments

Gillian Stafford outlines what life has been like as a person battling blindness and the further challenges she’s faced during the pandemic.

# fighting-blindness - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Sinead Kane has overcome blindness and bullying and now she's headed for Brazil
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# Kane And Able

Sinead Kane has overcome blindness and bullying and now she's headed for Brazil

Mar 28th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,214 Views 6 Comments

Sinead Kane sees the Mini Marathon debacle as just another obstacle to overcome.

# fighting-blindness - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Former hurler aiming to feature in Paralympics after suffering sight loss
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# Sports Star

Former hurler aiming to feature in Paralympics after suffering sight loss

Nov 19th 2013, 5:25 PM 19,111 Views 12 Comments

Peter Ryan was diagnosed at 19 with a rare genetic disorder that resulted in sight loss.

# fighting-blindness - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Want to be blindfolded - in the name of entertainment?
# Sensory
# Sensory

Want to be blindfolded - in the name of entertainment?

Sep 13th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,681 Views 4 Comments

250 people will be blindfolded while at a fundraising event this month, which is being held to raise awareness of age-related macular degeneration.