New Stem Cell Treatment Gives Blind Patients Ability To ReadA revolutionary new stem cell treatment is giving doctors hope of developing a cure for blindness within the next five years.
'Bionic Eye' Gives Blind Man Renewed EyesightA degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision.
High-Tech Items Giving Deaf-Blind Online Access Tanisha Verdejo loves to surf the Internet for shopping deals. She chats on Facebook, learns about new recipes and enjoys sending emails to friends and family.
Employers' Wariness Thwarts Many Blind Jobseekers Back in the late 1980s, when Maura Mazzocca was a human resources administrator with a Boston-area firm, a blind man showed up to apply for a job. Today, she remembers the encounter ruefully.
Researchers Warn Contact Lens Wearers Of Parasite That Gnaws Through EyeballsResearchers are warning about a dangerous parasite found in dust, as well as sea, pool and tap water, that could cause blindness to contact lens users.