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Bushland Family

All Topics » Topic: Blindness » Subject: Blindness » Bushland Family
  • 2008
  • Grade/Interest Level: 7 - 12
  • Running Time: 6 minutes
  • Cap And Desc English


The Bushland Family talks about raising Mary Rose, age 2, who is living with a rare form of Leber's Congenital Amaurosis (LCA). LCA is a rare inherited eye disease that appears at birth or within the first few months of life. It affects the retina and causes poor vision. Part of a series of interviews with individuals with visual impairments and their family members.