MD Logo

THE MACULAR
DEGENERATION COMMUNITY

Carla


 

Name
Carla Shibley

Born
09/19/1990

Home
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Diagnosis
Stargardt`s

Eyes Affected
Both

Eye Color
Brown

Age at Diagnosis
10

Visual Acuity
20/200 to 20/400

Treatment
None

Prognosis or Current State of Vision
At this point it will stay the way that it nothing will change.

Family History
My mom`s brother's son was just diagnosed this past year 2005.

Impact on My Life
It has changed what kind of person I am, and I have a much different ambition in life.

Positive Effects
After I started to get the help needed in school I was doing much better. I am trEated like aN equal, nothing more and nothing less.

Adaptations
They get better every day.

Working
None at this point

More About Me
love to play sports. I love to act. I want to be an actress.