A Giant Plant That Can Cause Blindness Was Spotted for the First Time in a New State

The presence of a hazardous invasive plant that can cause burns and blindness has been confirmed for the first time in Virginia, authorities said.<p>The …

Virginia Tech

ThromboGenics Partners with Prevent Blindness at 2018 Focus on Eye Health National Summit in Washington DC

<b>Leuven, Belgium,</b> – ThromboGenics NV (Euronext Brussels: THR), a biopharma company focused on developing novel treatments for back of the eye diseases …


Giant Weed Found in Virginia Causes Blindness

1 day ago<p>This is terrifying! Take a picture of this weed and make sure you don't touch it if you find it in your yard!<p>Sabrina Conte<p>Want to know more …


Giant Hogweed, plant that can cause burns, blindness, found in Virginia; on Alabama noxious list

Officials in Virginia have confirmed a giant weed that can cause third-degree burns and blindness has been found in the state.


Giant Hogweed, a plant that can cause burns and blindness, found in Virginia

A huge weed that can cause third-degree burns and even blindness has been found in Virginia.<p>Officials in Isle of Wight County, in eastern Virginia …


Invasive plant in US can cause burning, blindness, officials warn

The danger of the giant hogweed, an invasive plant spotted in New York, Connecticut and Virginia, comes from its sap.


Warning: Toxic plant can cause 3rd-degree-burns and blindness


WARNING: This Plant Can Cause Severe Burns And Blindness

8 hours ago<p>A huge weed has been discovered on the east coast that can cause third-degree burns and even blindness. So far the plant has only been …


The Blind Photographer Who Uses His Camera to See the World

Apple just launched a new ad campaign called “Behind the Mac,” featuring stories of how people are using the company’s gadgets and technology in …


Robotics and artificial intelligence set to automate healthcare

Robobiologist Anjali Jaiprakash has told Sky News that the combination of robotics and artificial intelligence can automate medical diagnoses and …

Artificial Intelligence

World Cup opening game proved a little tricky for people with colour blindness

Culture<p>SHANNON CONNELLANJun 15, 2018<p>Did you have a little trouble distinguishing between teams at the World Cup opener? You weren't alone.<p>During the …

Color Blindness

FDA approves moxidectin to treat river blindness

The FDA has approved moxidectin 8 mg oral for the treatment of river blindness in patients older than 12 years, according to a press release.<br>River …


Everyone Should See the World in Full Colors

The Colors of the World <br>aren’t Obvious to All<p>There are people who cannot see the world in technicolor, but rather see<br>a world that lacks certain …

UI Design

A Blind Artist Finds New Ways of Seeing

Manuel Solano’s earliest paintings were all about subtle gradient and tone; photo-realistic objects emerged from mist or disappeared in receding space. But in early 2014, the Mexico City-based painter started to go blind as a result of an H.I.V.-related infection. Working with limited eyesight, …


korean gender-fluid brand blindness take london menswear

Showing for the first time outside their homeland, the LVMH Prize nominees presented a sweeping, romantic collection.<p><b>Who?</b>Blindness, one of the most exciting brands to emerge from South Korea in recent years, are currently riding a wave of international acclaim. Formed by 30-year-olds Shin Kyu Yong …


Blindness Spring 2019 Menswear London Collection

“London is a great testing ground for young brands that don’t have much background,” said JiSun Park. Maybe something was lost in translation, there, or she was being modest? Blindness does have background: Park and her codesigner, KyuYong Shin—30-year-old South Koreans—have been showing in Seoul …

London Fashion Week

Emerging trends in childhood blindness and ocular morbidity in India: the Pavagada Pediatric Eye Disease Study 2

Altmetric: 1<p>More detail<p>Article | Published: 11 June 2018<p>Vasudha Kemmanu,<br>• Subramanya K. Giliyar,<br>• Bhujanga K. Shetty,<br>• Arvind Kumar Singh,<br>• Govindasamy …

Google Scholar

BLINDNESS Explores the Madness of First Love for SS19

South Korean design duo Kyu Shin and Ji Park showed their SS19 Collection at London Fashion Week: Men’s over the weekend. The show notes opened with …

London Fashion Week

Backstage at Blindness Men’s Spring 2019

Backstage at Blindness Men’s Spring 2019<p>Kuba Dabrowski/WWD<p>Backstage at Blindness Men’s Spring 2019<p>Kuba Dabrowski/WWD<p>Backstage at Blindness Men’s …





BRIEF-Mincom Capital Receives Consent From TSX Venture Exchange To Close Deal With Braille Holdings Grafoid

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Punjab free from corneal blindness: Health Minister Brahm Mohindra

Punjab has become corneal blindness free, Health Minister Brahm Mohindra announced on Friday.<p>In a statement, he said the state's health department …

India News

New ANZ braille bank cards put 160 Wellington parking machines out of action

New braille dots on ANZ debit cards have damaged 160 parking machines in Wellington's CBD, leaving them out of action and forcing the council to …

Business (New Zealand)

More than R250k raised in PTA East to prevent blindness

More than R250 000 was raised for operations on rectifiable eye conditions in Pretoria on Thursday, Pretoria East Rekord reports.<p>This formed part of …

Cell Biology

Local 2nd Grader Given The Honor Of Taking Part In National Braille Challenge

<b>ELKRIDGE, Md. (WJZ) —</b> Khloe Deleon-Talbert lost her eyesight to cancer when she was just 3 years old, but that hasn’t stopped the second grader at …

Los Angeles

Modern facilities in a Victorian edifice

The new block of the State Central Library, built in the Victorian architectural style and boasting modern facilities, was inaugurated by Public …


Media Files: Meanjin apologises for ‘blindness’ in cover design

Prominent literary journal <i>Meanjin</i> has responded to calls that it was insensitive in the design of its #MeToo themed winter edition.The post Media …


This Braille device will help the blind to teach themselves

Annie is a Braille literacy device that runs on the Raspberry Pi, a credit-card-sized computer, and consists of hardware components such as a …


Braille, Audio Guides, Tactile Path: National Museum Makes Exhibition Appealing To Blind

Suddenly, these have become objects that one can touch and feel as well to know about each one of them with great degree of intimacy. Out on display …

Indian Constitution

Blind Elkridge student heads to California for national Braille Challenge

When Khloe DeLeon-Talbert’s vision teacher suggested that the Ducketts Lane Elementary School student compete in a national contest for Braille …