Blind boy Ted, 11, runs marathon for charity

He was inspired by 100-year-old Captain Tom Moore. An 11-year-old boy has run one mile a day for 26 days to raise money for charity, BBC News reports. Ted Hardstaff, from Nottinghamshire in the UK, has Stickler syndrome, which caused his retinas to detach resulting in blindness at the age of two....

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Her grandkids would say, “Forget it, Grandma.”

Before Charlotte Carreon got her hearing aids, her TV was so loud that the whole neighborhood could hear it. Her neighbor across the street told her, “I can hear your TV over here,” and she’d say, “Well good, because I can’t.” The worst thing, Charlotte told us,...

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Can You Get Coronavirus Through Your Eyes?

The CDC says it’s possible. When virologist and epidemiologist Dr. Joseph Fair recently became ill with Covid-19, he concluded that he got it through his eyes, National Public Radio reports. Speaking from his hospital bed, Fair said that he had been on a crowded flight two weeks earlier, and...

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A Little Bit of Inspiration

It’s a tough time. Sometimes it’s good to see some inspiration from other lands. This week we came across this song that embodies the history of Australian, told in Australian Sign Language (Auslan). So take a break from all the stressful news and enjoy! Sincerely,

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Wrong Diagnosis, and no health Insurance

Four years ago, when Elena Sabilla was living in the Philippines, she started to have trouble with her eyes. She went to a doctor, who told her she had glaucoma. “He gave me some eye drops,” she told us, “but it got worse.” Two years ago she moved to California to be closer...

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