Archive for the Usher Syndrome category

Chanelle Dunn

Dos & Don’ts: suggested by usher syndrome when chatting

Usher Syndrome

A perfect comic strip that explains how Usher Syndrome folks see people with light behind them. So don’t feel hurt if we Ushers don’t recognize you. xoxo Thank you, Sam Dunn, for sharing!

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Chanelle Dunn

Usher Story

Usher Syndrome

Hilarious. Explains one of my Usher experiences. Feels so good I’m not alone! Love it! Peter Devlin?Usher Syndrome (of America) Support Group Today, at a meeting in the conference I accidently played musical chair. I was trying to wrestle a chair away from the table to catch a seat, but it turned out a lady was […]

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Chanelle Dunn

Usher Type I & Sense of Balance

Usher Syndrome

Growing up, my mother would keep rushing to steady my tilting cup to prevent spills. I thought she was just being over-cautious because she’s a very clean person. Entering adulthood, friends and now my husband continue to steady my cup. Just this week, at a first meeting, a sommelier tried to teach me how to […]

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Chanelle Dunn

Usher & Running

Usher Syndrome

This was a question for an Usher Syndrome Support Group. But I’m sharing this as an FYI for you. A question: Yesterday, I went to SMU track to do a photo shoot. I was a track & cross-country runner in high school. After not having run on a track since college, I believe, (and I’m […]

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Chanelle Dunn

See What an Usher Sees

Usher Syndrome

Here’s a video that allows you to see as an Usher sees. The first part shows an Usher’s tunnel vision. This is an exception- as vision limitations vary among the Usher. I do have peripheral vision (with lighting), but not centri-pheral vision (the space between the central & peripheral fields). And, like most others, I […]

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