ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - She says she would have liked to play basketball in college, but her career ended almost before it started.

Despite a rare disease, her second career has turned out nicely.

We have five senses, and the two most important are probably the ability to see and the ability to hear. But imagine losing both of them.

Could you overcome the loss?

There's a young woman in our town who has done just that. Click the video player above to watch Frank Cusumano's story.

This weekend there will be a Valentine's dance for the Megan Foundation. It will be held Saturday, February 16 from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. at Lumen in downtown St. Louis. Tickets are $60 per person.

For more information on the dance or on the Megan Foundation, visit the foundation'swebsite.

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