September News—Healthy Aging Month, Fall Prevention and much More

Posted 9/30/2013

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All of the VisionAware newsletters and tips are posted online. Read them as often as you like at your leisure.

VisionAware Blog News

This month two of our peer advisors—Empish Thomas and Mary D’Apice- have been writing for the VisionAware blog. They have contributed posts about such topics as:

News from Peer Advisors

Peer Advisors have concentrated on the joys of grandparenting (in honor of National Grandparents Day) and the theme of technology with several posts on this subject.

Agency of the Month

The Computer Center for Visually Impaired People (CCVIP) at Baruch College in New York City is VisionAware’s September Agency of the Month.

Odds and Ends

In honor of healthy aging month, two articles have been added related to eye health:

We have also added a whole new section on Retinitis Pigmentosa by Dr. Frank Weinstock. You can read a personal story about Kathy, who was diagnosed with RP many years ago and her exciting experience with the Argus II.

Did You Know?

  • Did you know that you can now comment on VisionAware articles and blogs? Each page has a link to “Tell Us What you Think”.
  • Here’s your chance to suggest a question that you would like to have answered through VisionAware and sign up to receive our “Getting Started Kit”.
  • Did you know that you can now track each blog post? Just follow the link to “Track this blog by email”. The link can be found just above the blog post.

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