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Staying on the Move When You Have Wet AMD

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Rene Böhmer

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What Is an Orientation and Mobility Specialist?

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Waldemar Brandt

Is Every Mobility Plan Unique?

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Will a Specialist Walk Me Through My Day-to-Day?

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Will a Friend or Family Member Train With Me?

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How Do I Learn to Use a Cane?

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What if I Don’t Want to Use a Cane?

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Will I Learn to Work With a Guide Dog?

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Umberto Shaw

What if I Panic When I’m Alone?

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Manav Sharma

How Can My Own Arm Protect Me?

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Elia Pellegrini

How Do I Find Objects That I Drop?

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Christina Morillo

How Do I Find a Mobility Specialist Near Me?

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Will I Need a Referral?

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Jonathan Borba

How Much Does Mobility Training Cost?

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How Long Will I Work With a Mobility Specialist?

Jerilyn Covert

Jerilyn Covert

Jerilyn Covert is a writer, editor, and copy editor with 15 years of publishing experience. She’s written hundreds of articles for Men’s Health (where she was an editor for more than 10 years), Women’s Health, Runner’s World, ONE37pm, Whiskey Advocate, Silver Sneakers, and many more. She’s insatiably curious and loves interviewing people who know a lot more than she does. She shares their insights and advice so others can use them to improve their lives.