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Meet Louie McGee, visually impaired teen completes Ironman triathalon

On October 14, 2018, blind teen Louie McGee completed something that only a select few every accomplish. After years of training, Louie McGee completed an Ironman Triathalon, with virtually no vision. McGee, who has been training for three hours per day before and after school for the Oct. 14 Louisville race, was diagnosed with Stargardt disease, the most common form of juvenile macular degeneration, when he was 5 years old. Stargardt's decreases a person's central vision. So Louie swam, rode...

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This week's PODCASTS

Aira is a service that connects a visually impaired user with a sighted professional agent who delivers visual assistance anytime and anywhere.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Jonathan Mosen, Vice President, Australasia, and Explorer Communications, about some of the new options being offered, and their expanding availability into public venues.

Erie Insurance

Host Mary DeFranco shares information on holiday treats and dog nutrition; she'll cover winter weather and the holidays. We'll start with nutrition, and then move on to the fun stuff, like gifts and sweaters for our furry friends.

Sound Body #1850: Diabetes Self-Management, 12/14/18

Dec 10, 2018

Diabetes Self-Management magazine provides readers with up-to-date practical information on nutrition, exercise, new medications, self-help, medical advances and other topics to stay healthy.

Medicare Rights Blog - Medicare Rights Center

Host Kathy VanSchaick shares Social Security benefits upates and explanations of benefits like COLA (Cost of Living Adjustment) and more from the AARP Bulletin and articles from October 2018.

Editor’s Notes; Feature: Best Audiobooks: Fiction-Non Fiction/Culture; Reviews: Fiction

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