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Join two Blind women from the state of Wisconsin as they bring you monthly episodes striving to educate the general public about Blindness.

Join two Blind women from the state of Wisconsin as they bring you monthly episodes striving to educate the general public about Blindness.
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United States

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Join two Blind women from the state of Wisconsin as they bring you monthly episodes striving to educate the general public about Blindness.

Language:

English


Episodes

S1. Ep 4. Coping With Vision Loss

2/18/2019
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This Episode was recorded on January 23rd, 2019. Angie and Kimberly introduce their very first guest on the show, Carissa Mallman. They discuss the topic of vision loss and the resources that are out thee to help those going through vision loss. Carissa shares her story on how she lost her vision and overcame it. WE also hear Kimberly's story on how she gradually lost vision due to two failed cornea transplants. Kimberly also discusses how blindness adjustment training helped her cope with...

Duration:01:44:50

S1. Ep. 3 Assistive Technology: Making Our World Accessible

12/24/2018
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Angie and Kimberly discuss assistive technology and the importance of accessibility. We discuss several pieces of assistive technology that is out there to enhance the lives of Blind people such as braille note takers and displays, screen readers, screen magnification software, wearable technology, low vision aids, and more...

Duration:01:27:30

S1. Ep. 2 Braille Is Beautiful

12/1/2018
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This episode was recorded on November 11th, 2018. Angie and Kimberly discuss Braille Literacy, the history of braille, how braille has evolved today, and the importance of braille signage in public establishments. A Big thank you to Robert Kingett for allowing us to use his song, "Brailling signs is cool to do" and to Sean Hasberry for connecting us with his friend Robert and for posting this song on his Youtube page. Learn More about the Americans with Disabilities Act: ada.gov "Brailing...

Duration:01:12:21

S. 1 Ep. 1 Get to know the Blind

10/29/2018
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Meet Angie and Kimberly, two Blind women from Wisconsin as they discuss blindness in general, their vision conditions, and share facts and misconceptions about blindness.

Duration:01:06:10