Visual Impairment

Disabled access improvements at 73 railway stations – BBC News

Access is to be improved at 73 rail stations in Britain as part of a £300m investment,…

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Town centre issues highlighted in RNIB visit to Barnstaple – North Devon Gazette

Issues on how visually impaired and disabled people are able to navigate Barnstaple Town Centre have been…

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How ‘Days of Heaven’ Was Filmed With a Visually Impaired Cinematographer – Film School Rejects

In Terrence Malick’s Days of Heaven, tension brews when a wealthy, dying farmer is deceived into marrying…

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Huawei launches Track AI to help detect early signs of visual impairment in children – Deccan Chronicle

Huawei has deployed its AI expertise with leading medical research bodies to help safeguard children’s eyesight. Huawei…

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Stroke: Rewiring eye-brain connection may restore vision – Medical News Today

Many people who have a stroke also experience vision impairment as a result. New groundbreaking research looks…

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Youngsters discover the challenges of living with visual impairments – Devon Live

Living with a visual impairment was the focus for students at Blundell’s School last week. Ten students who…

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Ashleigh’s vision problems were misdiagnosed as autism – BBC News

Does our lack of understanding about vision mean that some children are being misdiagnosed with autism? This happened…

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A Suitcase for The Visually Impaired – Yanko Design

Visual impairment shouldn’t limit the individual’s ability to travel and experience new and exciting places, however, navigating…

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New Google App Describes Objects to Blind People – Futurism

Gift Of Sight An estimated 1.3 billion people across the globe live with some sort of vision impairment,…

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‘I don’t see myself as inspirational – I am just being me,’ says award-winning York disability blogger – Yorkshire Post

Being blind has never held Holly Tuke back, now she has been voted one of the UK’s…

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Visually impaired Edinburgh and Lothian youngsters learn to fly plane – Edinburgh Evening News

A GROUP of visually impaired youngsters have taken to the skies after being given the opportunity to…

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People parking on the pavement in this part of Cambridge are putting lives at risk – Cambridge News

Parking on some of Cambridge’s streets can be difficult; with double yellow lines, restrictions and narrow streets,…

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New study highlights ‘alarmingly high’ rate of visual problems in stroke survivors – Medical Xpress

A new University study, published in PLOS One, highlights the high incidence and prevalence of visual problems…

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Treating Blindness and Vision Loss—New Technology and Possible Cures – Popular Mechanics

About 170,000 vehicles use the Queensboro Bridge each day, passing by Larry Misrok’s apartment building, which sits…

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Individuals with visual impairment can ‘see’ through device that turns digital images into physical sensations – Phys.Org

David Schwarte, an assistive technology specialist on the Innovative Learning Team at Purdue University, knows what it…

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How to improve and protect eyesight without glasses – Medical News Today

Eyesight can deteriorate as people get older or due to certain health conditions. However, there are a…

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Individuals with visual impairment can ‘see’ through device that turns digital images into physical sensations – Purdue News Service

David Schwarte, an assistive technology specialist on the Innovative Learning Team at Purdue University, knows what it…

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Epson smart glasses modified for the visually impaired – AV Magazine

Leading eye health clinicians, early adopters, and technology innovators came together on Thursday 28th February for the…

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How the visually impaired can enjoy the Sheffield Derby – thanks to this vital service – The Star

When it comes to the Steel City derby nobody wants to have to miss out. The all-Sheffield…

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A whole new ball game for visually impaired – Lancashire Telegraph

A new sports club is launching in Blackburn and it’s not like any other in the town….

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