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National Eye Institute - NIH

February is Low Vision Awareness Month - find resources

Each February organizations across the country take time to draw attention to Low Vision Awareness . But what exactly is Low Vision? According to the National Eye Institute at the National Institute of Health , Low vision is a visual impairment that cannot be corrected by standard eyeglasses, contact lenses, medication, or surgery. Having low vision can make activities like reading, shopping, cooking, writing, and watching TV hard to do. And this can have a further impact on quality of life...

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DVI Primetime & Kids Programming - March 2019

https://www.aarp.org/health/conditions-treatments/info-2019/vision-technology-visually-impaired.html

AARP Shares info on tech devices for people with vision loss

This week's PODCASTS

How to find the right kind of mental health care, and the right kind of mental health care practitioner.

Feature: “In the Studio” w/ Paul Ruben and Alison Larkin; Reviews: Fiction

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Interior Design

Chris Downey had been a practicing architect for 20 years when he suddenly lost all his vision. Undaunted, he has continued his work using his new understanding of how people with vision loss experience spaces. Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with him about what is important in designing blind friendly buildings and how he does his work


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What you need to know about Dog Flu, and another major Dog Food Recall: Hill's Prescription Wet Dog Food.  For a full list of the Hill's product RECALL, click here.


The Independent

We'll hear about a study that found how horses read our emotions, how to welcome a pet rabbit into your home, why cats love heat, fun and fascinating facts about dogs.


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