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This is the song with which Spain has won Eurovision for the blind
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This is the song with which Spain has won Eurovision for the blind

"First, I have to touch to imagine what is observed (...) you have to imagine to be able to look, with another vision, which is absent. You have to dream, fly, imagine to be able to observe what others can see just by looking ", sings the young Laura Diepstraten, winner of the first edition of the International Low Vision Song Contest at just 14 years old, sitting at the piano and with an infinite tenderness and sincerity in his voice.Deep streets es blind from birth, studies 3rd year of ESO at the IES Mar Serena in Pulpí, and 3rd degree professional piano at the Narciso Yepes Conservatory in Lorca (Murcia), and his "emotionality" when describing how blind people see and live in Another vision...
Laura Diepstraten gives Spain the Eurovision win for the blind
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Laura Diepstraten gives Spain the Eurovision win for the blind

Spain was proclaimed last night winner of the first edition of the International Low Vision Song Contest, the Eurovision Song Contest for Blind Artists, with the song Another vision played by its author, the young woman from Almeria Laura Diepstraten.Voting, open to the public online, has opted for "emotionality transmitted by the young woman de Pulpí in his description of the way of seeing and living of blind people, "ONCE reported.Of the 7,247 votes cast, the song of the Spanish representative has added 1,980, 27.32% of the total, followed by that of Turkey, performed by Burak Boztek hasn't been active on Medium yet., with 22% of the votes, Cyprus, with The Light, which has added 8% of the vo...
What is the best ketchup brand?
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What is the best ketchup brand?

Ketchup would hardly make a list of the finest and most elegant sauces in cooking history. However, it must have something if it likes millions of people in the world, who use it with enthusiasm to smear dogs, hamburgers or anything that can be put between bread and bread. The sugar? Heartburn? The spices? The faraway tomato flavor? Surely it is the mixture of all those things, in the form of a kind product that does not say much but does not offend anyone either. To determine which brand makes the most dignified ketchup, we summoned a whole hamburger addict, the gastronomic journalist Òscar Broc. He blindly cataloged nine of the most popular brands, analyzed them, and rated them. If you want to know his verdict, hit play in the video above. . Disclaimer: If you need to upd...
Doctors achieve feat after preventing premature baby from going blind for life
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Doctors achieve feat after preventing premature baby from going blind for life

Pediatric ophthalmologists at the Edgardo Rebagliati hospital in Essalud performed complex surgery on a premature child, who was born at 26 weeks' gestation and suffered from retinopathy, and prevented him from ending up blind for the rest of his life.SIGHT: Ballots for cyclists: the keys about the fines that begin to be applied from June 3The little patient was diagnosed with retinopathy of prematurity, an eye disorder caused by abnormal development of blood vessels in the retina of the eye and that if not treated in time causes blindness.To solve this eye problem, specialists used a technique called photocoagulation, which consists of applying a beam of light (laser) on the damaged area of ​​the retina, which in turn generates a scar on the sides of the inner membrane of the eye, which a...
This is Laura Diepstraten, the Almeria who will represent Spain in the ‘Eurovision for the blind’
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This is Laura Diepstraten, the Almeria who will represent Spain in the ‘Eurovision for the blind’

The young woman from Almeria Laura Diepstraten, aged 14 and blind from birth, will represent Spain in the international phase of the Concurso Musical Euro-Low Vision, a kind of 'Eurovision' for blind and visually impaired musicians. There she will defend the song 'Otra vision', which she has composed herself. He interprets it on piano and voice, and in she narrates how she has learned to look differently from other people, according to the letter of the composition. The Euro-Low Vision contest is an initiative of the organization Views International, in collaboration with the German Federation of the Blind and Visually Impaired, to stimulate and publicize the creations of the bl...