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*  Recreation and leisure activities for people who are blind or visually impaired | Perkins eLearning
Recreation and leisure activities for people who are blind or visually impaired, including playground suggestions for children who are blind
  http://perkinselearning.org/scout/recreation
*  The many challenges of childhood blindness | British Journal of Ophthalmology
... of Blindness have developed a global initiative to eliminate avoidable blindness and have included childhood blindness as one ... 2000) Preventing blindness in children. Report of a WHO/IAPB scientific meeting. WHO/PBL/00.77. (WHO, Geneva).. ... If our goal is to eliminate preventable causes of blindness by 2020, ROP and cortical visual impairment must be involved in a ... 1998) A global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness. Am J Ophthalmol 125:90-93. ...
  http://bjo.bmj.com/content/85/10/1145
*  Expanding Horizons: One Man's Experience With Choices | Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians
Because blindness is often the result of a disease process, and because most blind people are old, blindness is viewed as a ... The accepted and most widely held view equates blindness with inability and abnormality. Blindness brings with it multiple ... The second view for blindness is in the minority, but it is the one we do our best to apply at the Colorado Center for the ... We consider blindness to be a physical characteristic and little more. Its problems, for the most part, are rooted in social ...
  http://www.blindcanadians.ca/publications/cbm/1/expanding-horizons-one-mans-experience-choices
*  6 Things You Can Do To Prevent Avoidable Blindness - How Nigeria News
... severe visual impairment and lastly blindness. Hence, blindness represents the worst case scenario in the spectrum of visual ... Furthermore, it is even more disheartening that not less than 80% of these cases of blindness are preventable or treatable if ... In a bid to cut down on the incidence and prevalence of trachoma-related blindness, the World Health Organization advocates the ... Described below are some time-tested measures that have been shown to be effective in preventing avoidable causes of blindness: ...
  http://howng.com/6-things-you-can-do-to-prevent-avoidable-blindness/
*  Neuroplasticity in Blind Subjects After Repetitive Tactile Stimulation - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Blindness. Vision Disorders. Sensation Disorders. Neurologic Manifestations. Nervous System Diseases. Eye Diseases. Signs and ... It is also known that people with blindness proficient in the use of a visuo-tactile sensory substitution device that presents ... Blindness modifies neocortical processing of non-visual tasks, including frontoparietal and visual regions during tactile ... Clinical Diagnosis: Different Causes of blindness were diverse: congenital nystagmus, glaucoma, retinopathy, congenital ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01754103
*  Epidemiology of blindness in children | Archives of Disease in Childhood
The constellation of causes of childhood blindness in lower income settings is shifting from infective and nutritional corneal ... to be more frequently hospitalised during childhood and to die in childhood than a child not living with blindness. This update ... severe visual impairment and blindness or SVI/BL). ... are the key to reducing the burden of avoidable blindness. New ...
  http://adc.bmj.com/content/early/2017/05/01/archdischild-2016-310532
*  Fred's Head from APH, a Blindness Blog: 10/01/2011 - 11/01/2011
Labels: Blindness organizations, Blindness resources, Classroom Materials, Education, Low vision, Newly blind, Speech products ... Labels: Accessibility, Advocacy, Blindness, Blindness resources, Donna Jodhan articles, Guest Bloggers, Household appliances, ... Labels: Blindness resources, Classroom Materials, College and Continuing Ed, Computer software, Computers, Job searching, ... Like so many who are blind or visually impaired or sighted people who want to learn about blindness, I went to the Fred's Head ...
  http://www.fredshead.info/2011/10/
*  "Avoidable Blindness" Set to Increase in Future -...
Of those with blindness and MSVI, 124 million people have uncorrected refractive errors and 65 million have cataract-more than ... The prevalence of blindness and vision impairment combined has dropped from 4.58% in 1990 to 3.37% in 2015. ... The IAPB Vision Atlas brings all this data and evidence on blindness prevention to one place. It presents the complex science ... Alcon is proud to support this initiative as surely it will be yet another step in the marathon of curing preventable blindness ...
  https://www.iapb.org/news/avoidable-blindness-set-increase-future/
*  Bluetoothing androids to shout at blind people • The Register
"Talking Points can be viewed as a first step in the direction of an audio virtual reality designed for people with blindness ...
  http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/09/19/bluetooth_talking_web_signs/
*  blindness.org
... read about the research and fundraising efforts helping to end blindness in the Foundation Fighting Blindness' 2017 Annual ... The Foundation Fighting Blindness thanks our partners. for helping to bring hope and results. to people affected by retinal ... 2018 Foundation Fighting Blindness, All Rights Reserved.. 7168 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21046 , (800) ... Foundation Fighting Blindness Launches Retinal Degeneration Fund With More Than $70 million of Initial Funding ...
  https://www.blindness.org/
*  Prevent Blindness: A Lifetime of Healthy Vision
See America is an eye and vision health awareness campaign from Prevent Blindness. Take a photo, upload your pic, ... Prevent Blindness Elects New Members to National Board. Paul Delatore, Jim McGrann and Dr. Rajeev S. Ramchandran Join Prevent ... Prevent Blindness Declares December as Safe Toys and Gifts Awareness Month to Provide Tips on Purchasing Items for Children ... Prevent Blindness has the only national program to train and certify volunteers, school nurses, preschool staff and other ...
  https://www.preventblindness.org/
*  Facts About Color Blindness | National Eye Institute
The most severe forms of these deficiencies are referred to as color blindness. People with color blindness aren't aware of ... People who don't have the more severe types of color blindness may not even be aware of their condition unless they're tested ... Blue-Yellow Color Blindness. Blue-yellow color blindness is rarer than red-green color blindness. Blue-cone (tritan) ... Are there treatments for color blindness?. There is no cure for color blindness. However, people with red-green color blindness ...
  https://nei.nih.gov/health/color_blindness/facts_about
*  Inattentional blindness - Scholarpedia
Change blindness or inattentional blindness Change blindness refers to the failure to notice something different about a ... Overview of inattentional blindness research The term "inattentional blindness" was coined by Arien Mack and Irvin Rock to ... Inattentional blindness or inattentional amnesia. Conclusions from studies of inattentional blindness are premised on the idea ... Inattentional blindness or inattentional agnosia Another alternative to the inattentional blindness account is that observers ...
  http://www.scholarpedia.org/article/Inattentional_blindness
*  Research to Prevent Blindness: The Catalyst for Eye Research
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) provides major eye research funding to 37 leading scientific institutions in the U.S. and ... Research to Prevent Blindness Expands Grants Program Many of the organization's individual grants will now be open to ... Research to Prevent Blindness Funding Life Changing Research. Accelerating treatments and cures ... Research to Prevent Blindness and Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology Announce 2018 Recipient of RPB David F ...
  https://www.rpbusa.org/rpb/
*  Colblindor | All about Color Blindness
Free color blindness test app: Color Blind Check. The term red-green color blindness is often used but actually not quite ... Color Blindness Simulation Tool. Ever wanted to see how it looks like if you are colorblind? Try out Coblis - Color Blindness ... Color Blindness - learn all about it. "Colblindor at www.color-blindness.com presents all you ever wanted to know, learn and ... Color blindness (or colour blindness - or more specific color vision deficiency (CVD)) is well known but hard to imagine if you ...
  http://www.color-blindness.com
*  Blindness
Prevent Blindness America. http://www.preventblindness.org This website offers information, resources, vision tests, volunteer ...
  http://kidshealth.org/CookChildrens/en/kids/visual-impaired.html?view=rr
*  Blindness
What Causes Blindness?. Vision problems can develop before a baby is born. Sometimes, parts of the eyes don't form the way they ... Blindness. Have you ever put on a blindfold and pretended that you couldn't see? You probably bumped into things and got ... Blindness also can be caused by an accident, if something hurts the eye. That's why it's so important to protect your eyes when ... Blindness can be genetic (or inherited), which means that this problem gets passed down to a kid from parents through genes. ...
  https://kidshealth.org/en/kids/visual-impaired.html?view=ptr&WT.ac=k-ptr
*  Willful blindness - Wikipedia
Willful blindness (sometimes called ignorance of law,[1]:761 willful ignorance or contrived ignorance or Nelsonian knowledge) ... The court held that this was willful blindness on the defendant's part and would not constitute a defense to a claim of ... Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Willful_blindness&oldid=843853594" ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willful_blindness
*  Cortical blindness - Wikipedia
The prognosis of a patient with acquired cortical blindness depends largely on the original cause of the blindness. For ... Fundoscopy should be normal in cases of cortical blindness. Cortical blindness can be associated with visual hallucinations, ... Cortical blindness is the total or partial loss of vision in a normal-appearing eye caused by damage to the brain's occipital ... Patients with cortical blindness will not be able to identify the item being questioned about at all or will not be able to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cortical_blindness
*  Inattentional blindness - Wikipedia
a b c d e f g h i j Mack, A. and Rock, I. (1998). Inattentional Blindness, MIT Press ... Change blindness[edit]. Inattentional blindness is the failure to see a stimulus, such as an object that is present in a visual ... Inattentional blindness, also known as perceptual blindness, is a psychological lack of attention that is not associated with ... However, change blindness is the failure to notice something different about a visual display. Change blindness is a directly ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inattentional_blindness
*  Blindness
... everything you need for studying or teaching Blindness. ... Immediately download the Blindness summary, chapter-by-chapter ... Blindness Summary. José Saramago. Everything you need to understand or teach Blindness by José Saramago. ... Visual Impairment and Blindness Total blindness is the inability to tell light from dark, or the total inability to see. Visual ... Blindness Summary. A man suddenly goes blind for no apparent reason. As a doctor tries to assign an etiology, the condition ...
  http://www.bookrags.com/Blindness_%28novel%29/
*  Blindness (2008) - IMDb
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of instant white blindness. ... Blindness (2008) R , 2h 1min , Drama , Mystery , Sci-Fi , 3 ... It also seeks to show that there are different kinds of blindness: physical blindness, and the blindness of man to the ... The following morning, the doctor wakes up with the same blindness, and the only way Mrs. Eye Doctor can go with him is by ... Aside from the blindness angle, there isn't much here to separate this film from other personal-disaster films (to ...
  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0861689/