A new gene therapy that has the potential to restore sight to individuals with visual impairments is set to begin clinical trials within the next three years. 164 more words
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Deep Optics, an Israeli company, has created a new type of high-tech glasses lens called “omnifocals” that can change the optical power to allow the wearer to see if they lose their natural focusing ability, if you need multifocal vision correction your one of them. 194 more words
Today I interviewed a man who was diagnosed with glaucoma several years ago and it got me thinking…
WHAT IF MY VISION WERE DETERIORATED????!!!!
I can say that I 100 percent take my vision for granted and when I hear about people who can’t see very well or have life-altering visual impairments, I don’t give it that much thought but today I put myself in Mr. 217 more words
I am very pleased to be presenting my paper ‘“Blind people need to teach sighted people how to listen”: ethnography through the body in an anthropology of sensory perception’ at… 466 more words