*  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
*  German Company's Bionic Retina Restores Some Vision in Clinical Trial | blindness.org
2017 Foundation Fighting Blindness, All Rights Reserved.. 7168 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21046 , (800) ... Stephen Rose, chief research officer, Foundation Fighting Blindness. "We are excited about the progress being made with Retina ...
  http://www.blindness.org/foundation-news/german-companys-bionic-retina-restores-some-vision-clinical-trial
*  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
*  Macedonian Academic Publishing: PREVALENCE AND CAUSES OF BLINDNESS AMONG MACEDONIAN ADULT POPULATION
There was gender difference in the prevalence of blindness (p=0.0310).The rate of blindness was estimated to be 0.24% (95% CI: ... Goal: To determine prevalence and causes of blindness among adults (≥ 26 years age) in five municipalities in the Republic of ... Conclusion: The results of this study point to the initiation of coordinated activities to prevent blindness caused from ... Methods: The ophthalmology statements of registered people with blindness who are beneficiaries of social welfare in 2015 were ...
  http://macedonianjser.blogspot.com/2017/03/prevalence-and-causes-of-blindness.html
*  "Avoidable Blindness" Set to Increase in Future -...
10GA Advocacy Africa Africa Day Australia blindness Brien Holden Vision Institute Cataract CBM China Council of Members ... 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 ...
  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
Momentum Grows for Eye Bonds to Speed Up Cures for Blindness. *Foundation Fighting Blindness will provide up to $7.5 million in ... 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) ...
  https://www.blindness.org/
*  Prevent Blindness: A Lifetime of Healthy Vision
Prevent Blindness brings Americans to eye care. Your donation today will fund outreach to people at the highest risk of vision ... Prevent Blindness brings Americans to eye care. Your donation today will fund outreach to people at the highest risk of vision ... Prevent Blindness urges everyone living in coastal communities to think about eye safety when preparing for a storm or when ... 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
*  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/
*  Face Blindness - Prosopagnosia
... living with face blindness, research you're doing, subjects you might be seeking, or news about face blindness research, news ... Things to mention might be your name, your location or university, and your involvement with face blindness (such as you have ... Appropriate topics here are questions about face blindness, ... Welcome to our public face blindness (prosopagnosia) discussion ... more than one of us had face blindness (or were in a sort of face blindness. , group together), then I would have my radar ...
  https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/faceblind/conversations/topics/12722
*  Schlep Blindness
How do you overcome schlep blindness? Frankly, the most valuable antidote to schlep blindness is probably ignorance. Most ... That's schlep blindness.. The phenomenon isn't limited to startups. Most people don't consciously decide not to be in as good ... One reason we don't see them is a phenomenon I call schlep blindness. Schlep was originally a Yiddish word but has passed into ... The most striking example I know of schlep blindness is Stripe, or rather Stripe's idea. For over a decade, every hacker who'd ...
  http://www.paulgraham.com/schlep.html
*  Blindness | Encyclopedia.com
Blindness and severe visual impairment occur everywhere in the world and at all social levels. They are least prevalent in the ... See also colour blindness, day blindness, night blindness, snow blindness.. Cite this article Pick a style below, and copy the ... blindness.. cecity blindness.. chionablepsia Medicine. the condition of snow blindness.. eluscation Obsolete, the state of ... World Blindness Rate. 1965 National Society for the Prevention of Blindness, Prevention of Blindness News [1965] Winter: 6 only ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/blindness