Jamie has Retinitis Pigmentosa and lost her vision. A bionic eye has her smiling again.

Jan. 25, 2016

Jamie Carley suffers from Retinitis Pigmentosa, a disease that causes cells in the retina to slowly die. “Being able to see the edges of doorways, stairs and sidewalks will make my life much easier, and I’m really looking forward to seeing family members and fireworks again.”

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