Visually impaired since birth, Olivia discovered her sight at the age of 36 thanks to an operation

Olivia Durant was 36 when she first saw her. The American was visually impaired and almost blind from birth, but an operation allowed her to discover this meaning she did not know: “It really changed everything. Suddenly I could do things on my own that I had never been able to do. “

Her operation could have been done from childhood, but Olivia’s insurance refused to pay for the treatment. Coming from a modest family, she had to wait 36 ​​years and the help of internet users on her blog to be able to finance this intervention. Traveling, reading, dancing … many activities are available to Olivia. She shares her experience in the video of our partner Brut.


Visually impaired birth Olivia discovered sight age operation

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