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Sight loss: my unspoken reality

Elin is a blogger living with sight loss. Usually, she's very upbeat and positive and enjoys life to the full, but in today's guest post she candidly talks about some of the more negative feelings that can sometimes invade her mind and knock her off balance.

Her words will strike a chord with many people living with impaired vision and give those who don't a little insight into Elin's blurred world.

Elin begins her post: "I’ve always had an honest approach when it comes to writing about sight loss. If you scour through my blog’s archives, you’ll find posts on anxiety, loneliness, bullying and the misconceptions, just to name a few. I think that the fact I’ve offered a window view into these strands of my life is testament to that honesty. The window is very much open ... "

Read Elin's full guest post here

Thank you for coming to Open Day


A huge thank you to everyone who joined us in Cardiff last Saturday. We hope you had a brilliant time. For those who couldn't be with us, you can catch up on all the highlights on our blog.
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Nystagmus Network Christmas Cards

 

Nystagmus Network Christmas cards are now on sale in our online shop. Choose from two great designs: Tis the Season to be Jolly and Let it Snow.

The cards come in packs of 10 with envelopes and feature the charity logo on the back. The greeting inside the card is Happy Christmas. The cards are approximately 121 x 121 mm in size.

Profits from sales of the cards will help us continue our important work supporting the nystagmus community, providing information, raising awareness and funding research.

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