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# deafblind

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'I'm losing my sight, hearing, AND my place in Irish society'
The Department of Health has decided not to recognise deafblindness as a unique disability. Here’s why.
As many as 17,000 people in Ireland could have this disability... but no one knows for sure
Activists say more accurate data is needed.
'We already bought my daughter's communion dress, because I'll be blind next year'
Carol Brill has spoken of her condition of deafblindness.