How do the blind cope with Israeli life? - mini documentary

The visually impaired report a range of difficulties, from blurry vision to total blackness. Now guide dogs, after much training, can help them live fuller lives.

By RENAY MIMRAN, MISHEL ROKE
March 4, 2019 10:54

Renay Mimran and Mishel Roke (Bar Ilan University) discuss how the blind cope with Israeli life

Renay Mimran and Mishel Roke (Bar Ilan University) discuss how the blind cope with Israeli life

 
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The number of Israelis who are visually impaired is said to be roughly 250,000.

They suffer from a wide range of impairment, with some suffering only blurry vision and others complete blackness.

The lives of Israelis with impaired vision can drastically improve with the assistance of a seeing eye guide dog.



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