#Blindness

  • Article: Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 22, 2019

    Octopus larvae placed in reduced oxygen environments for 30 minutes nearly lost their eyesight. Read more

  • Article: Lego Is Giving Schools Braille Building Blocks to Help Blind Children Learn
    Education

    Lego Is Giving Schools Braille Building Blocks to Help Blind Children Learn

    By Joe McCarthy|April 25, 2019

    Mastery of braille correlates to higher levels of educational attainment and great career success Read more

  • Article: This Video Has a Message That Your Boss Needs to Hear
    PartnerHealth

    This Video Has a Message That Your Boss Needs to Hear

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 23, 2019|Clearly

    And it could benefit you and your workplace. Read more

  • Article: Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease
    Health

    Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It's the leading infectious cause of blindness in the world — but you likely haven't heard of it. Read more

  • Article: First-Ever Street Mural by a Blind Artist Confronts Avoidable Blindness
    AdvocacyHealth

    First-Ever Street Mural by a Blind Artist Confronts Avoidable Blindness

    By Katie Dallas|Oct. 12, 2017

    A vital issue all should learn about this World Sight Day Read more

  • Article: How one man saved million from blindness
    Health

    How one man saved million from blindness

    By Jeremy Picone|March 17, 2016

    The actions of the late Fred Hollows continues to help those with trachoma today. Read more

  • Article: A new smartphone app is revolutionizing eye care in developing countries
    Health

    A new smartphone app is revolutionizing eye care in developing countries

    Nov. 4, 2015|TakePart

    Community health workers will be able to better track and treat those affected by cataract blindness Read more