A story where carriers, affected, family and friends come together to educate and inspire those living the LHON life!
#30: Finding Opportunities, Inspiration, and Mentorship
Sometimes we need to look to others for guidance. We need to be willing to have conversations with people inside, or even outside, the LHON community. Maria and Brian share some of the ways they have found opportunities, inspiration, and mentorship from others who are also living with vision loss.
#29: An Interview With Joe Brinkley Which includes His Thoughts and Advice on Career Opportunities in the IT World.
Brian talks to Joe Brinkley, who has been affected since the age of 16. Joe works in cyber security and shares some of his thoughts on career choices and finding, or keeping, a job that works for you!
#28: Story time! More memorable moments of living life with blindness
We all love a good story, especially one that makes us laugh. Maria & Brian share some more funny life situations that they have found themselves in!
#27: An Introduction to LHON Plus and LHON 2017 Conference updates!
Brian interviews Lisa Thompson about LHON Plus and her experiences living with LHON Plus. And Maria and Brian reflect and discuss this year’s LHON Conference updates.
#26: Tips for guiding blind walkers… From a blind person's perspective
In a recent blog, Maria gave some helpful advice on guiding blind walkers. Brian and Maria discuss the blog and the reason she wrote it. You can find Maria's lifestyle blog at www.GirlGoneBlind.com
#25: Adapting to the gym environment and an interview with Matt Leverington from the UK
Finding the right weights, figuring out the treadmill, working your way through a gym environment can be tricky with vision loss. Maria and Brian give their best advice to help ease any frustrations. Brian interviews Matt Leverington from the UK about his diagnosis and experiences living with LHON.