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If you feel like it’s a chore to keep up with all your favorite blogs, you can now read posts from all the blogs you follow (even the ones that aren’t on WordPress.com!) in one convenient place on the WordPress.com home page:

Your reader displays all the posts across all the blogs you follow in the order they were published, with the most recent content appearing at the top. You’ll see an excerpt of the introduction to each post, the first image in the post, and thumbnails of any other images that the post contains.

You can even like and reblog WordPress.com content directly from the reader (we’re working on bringing reblogs back to the toolbar!) using the icons in the top right corner of each post:

Whether you’re at the computer or using the WordPress app on an Android or iOS mobile device, having all the posts from the…

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Vision Therapy has Improved My Life

Vision therapy has improved my life. I didn’t realize what a difference it made until I looked back at my writing when I first started therapy. It took me a lot longer to write and my hand would get cramps. I put so much pressure on my pencil to get the feel of the letters. I also had trouble with letter reversals. Today, writing is much easier and my grades have improved. I was even awarded a certificate for Academic Achievement for having the highest grades in my class last year.

The other big area of improvement for me was athletically. I am more aware of my surroundings and my hand-eye coordination has gotten so much better. I used to have trouble judging distance when I was catching a ball, but now I enjoy going out and throwing the football around with my dad.

I think vision therapy was worth all the work I put into it and I’m happy to be able to write “my success story.”