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# Sight Loss

Last week
2nd June 2024 - 8th June 2024
Author: 'Finding out I was going to be one of the people to lose sight was a huge shock'
Ann Ingle
Last year
Opinion: I am now blind - here are some tips for the sighted to help us along
Robert Thompson
All time
Opinion: I've been accused of faking my visual impairment - this got worse during Covid
Gillian Stafford
'Should I wear a plaque saying I have a disability?': The reality of life with sight loss during a pandemic
Bye-bye bifocals, hello bionic eyes: the future of seeing and hearing
'I don’t know any different': Former Voice of Ireland star refuses to let sight loss hold her back
'Rallying is her passion': Teen to become one of Ireland's first visually impaired rally navigators
'It puts holes in the retina': Thousands at risk of blindness due to diabetes-linked eye disease
'Once the damage is done, it's done': This condition is causing sight loss in thousands of Irish every year
Discrimination? 'Only 16% of people who are blind or vision impaired in Ireland are working'
Chris White
'I'm losing my sight, hearing, AND my place in Irish society'
Opinion: Losing my sight at 23 was traumatic, but my dog is with me every step of the way
Lean Kennedy
Irish inventions helping those with sight loss
Sight loss most common fear for the over-50s