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Chef Regina, Your Friend In The Kitchen

Nov. 15, 2022

While on a family road trip, Regina Mitchell noticed a pain in her eye that changed from slight to excruciating within a few days. After a long medical journey she was diagnosed with Bilateral Panuveitis and began losing her…

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Live Life Rich with Marissa Nehlsen

Nov. 8, 2022

Professionally Marissa Nehlsen is a coach, speaker, and CEO of a 7-figure financial firm. Personally, she is a sister, mother, and grandmother with an extraordinary journey from a trailer court to financial freedom with plen…

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Tasting in the Dark with Hoby Wedler

Nov. 1, 2022

Born with the rare condition, Microphthalmia, Dr. Hoby Wedler has been totally blind since birth and is remarkably tuned into his surroundings and has frequently chosen to walk the unbeaten paths in life. Among many things H…

Guest: Hoby Wedler
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Robyn Rachel the Silver Lining Explorer

Oct. 25, 2022

As a photographer well into her professional career, Robyn Rachel sensed something was changing in her body. After a routine eye exam, she was referred to a specialist and diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) and Usher’s…

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Assistive Technology with Matt Philipenko

Oct. 18, 2022

Matt Philipenko returns to expand on the assistive devices and software that makes his world go ‘round. As a Microsoft Office Ranger, Matt is passionate about Windows and Office accessibility. Matt takes John for a tour of n…

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Meningitis Stories with Andy Marso

Oct. 5, 2022

As a senior at the University of Kansas, Andy Marso was not aware of the signs and symptoms of meningitis. Because of the fast action of his friend and local doctors Andy miraculously survived to tell the tale in his book, W…

Guest: Andy Marso
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Thomas and Reid My Mind Radio

Sept. 27, 2022

Producer and host of Reid My Mind Radio, Thomas Reid, stops by to share his journey that started as an infant with a rare form of cancer, retinoblastoma, that eventually took both of his eyes and how life began anew in 2004.…

Guest: Thomas Reid
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Bethany Cody: Don’t Dream It’s Over

Sept. 20, 2022

As a teenager in South Australia, Bethany Cody, only experienced minor and somewhat random signs of a visual impairment. During her driver training she was concerned about driving at night. After consulting with an optometri…

Guest: Bethany Cody
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Ren Leach and Audio Description

Sept. 6, 2022

For more than 10 years Ren Leach has provided broadcast-quality Voice Over recordings for countless TV and radio commercials and video productions. In the last six months he has directed his voice efforts to Audio Descriptio…

Guest: Ren Leach
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Hindsight Is 20/200 with Chad Bouton

Aug. 30, 2022

Host of the Hindsight Is 20/200 podcast, Chad Bouton, stops by to share about his journey growing up with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) . The ups and downs and advise he would give his younger self to take advantage of his disad…

Guest: Chad Bouton

Recent Blog Posts

Inspiration & Advocacy: John Grimes' Meningitis Story

As a college sophomore, John Grimes (Texas Tech University, 2000) felt sick with what he thought was the flu. The next day, his Delt big brother Brad Smi…

The Book Project

For quite some time it has been a dream of mine to share my story in a long-form version. There are several elements of my story that I felt were too per…

The 16 Vaccine Live Event

If you’re a parent of a teen, join us on Wednesday, September 22 at 6 PM CT! The Dallas Moms group is going LIVE on Facebook with NMA Pre…