Blindness and visual-impairment

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    Video caption: Covid: Hallucinations are 'exhausting' for blind people

    Charles Bonnet syndrome affects about 30% of blind people and causes vivid, sinister hallucinations.

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    Video caption: Joanne Milne: 400,000-step challenge for Usher syndrome

    Joanne Milne, who has Usher syndrome, is raising awareness of the rare genetic condition.

  3. A 400,000-step challenge towards a 'dream'

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    Video caption: Joanne Milne: 400,000-step challenge for Usher syndrome

    Joanne Milne, who has Usher syndrome, is raising awareness of the rare genetic condition.

  4. Sci-Fi Blindness

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    Video caption: Peter White explores science fiction's enduring interest in blindness.

    Peter White believes his life was shaped by a scene in The Day of the Triffids. He sets out to explore science fiction's interest in blindness.

  5. Prejudice faced by this blind job seeker in South Sudan

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    Video caption: Stephen Dhieu Kuach describes even being physically kicked out of an interview

    Stephen Dhieu Kuach describes even being physically kicked out of an interview.

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    Video caption: Hull charity wins top award for helping people with a visual impairment take exercise.

    Hull charity wins national award for helping people with a visual impairment take exercise.

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    Video caption: Cataracts: Sight loss 'impossible to describe; for painter

    Alan Hughes, 65, says the potential loss of the "gift" of painting is "horrible".

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    Video caption: Jerri Mather, 20, has trained to be a make-up artist despite losing 80% of her sight