Category: Technology & Research
It is widely believed that accompanying a blind person is complicated.
It takes some tricks. But it is not a question of having to take a course, a school.
Yet people are often frightened by the idea of having to share an experience with a blind person.
It is thought that we must give directions, always be on the alert.
The first evening we met after dinner chatting in front of the fireplace of the Monte Marca refuge, the last ones left to be pampered by the crackling and warmth of the flames were Giuliana and Vincenzo.
NoisyVision was born on January 1st 2011 as a blog, with the domain www.noisyvision.com.
Stargardt disease affects one in ten thousand people and I am that one… Hi, I’m Elise and I have lived every day for the past ten years of my life with a life-altering rare genetic eye disease. I guarantee that if you were to ask somebody you know if they know what Stardgarts is, they wouldn’t have a single clue. I also guarantee that if you were to meet me, not knowing a single thing about me, you would be entirely oblivious to the fact that I have a visual impairment (VI). It’s essentially what’s called a hidden disability, which often causes people to easily dismiss it and be completely unaware of how much it affects pretty much every single thing I do.