Debbie’s story | Fight for Sight

Debbie was diagnosed at the age of 21 with a genetic disorder called Usher syndrome II. The condition causes hearing impairment and progressive vision loss due to retinitis pigmentosa (RP).

Now aged 52, Debbie has tunnel vision and night blindness. Cataracts have formed as a result of RP and she also has astigmatism.

Listen to how her diagnosis has affected her life here.

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