A rapper who challenged warnings about not wearing protective eyewear during Monday's solar eclipse has abruptly cancelled three of his upcoming shows.
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A hip-hop artist named Joey Bada$$ has been dubbed "Joey Badeyes" on social media after he bragged that he was going to watch Monday's eclipse without protective eyewear ― and then abruptly canceled t...
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Every one of the 1.7 million Australians with diabetes is at risk of losing their sight.
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Four out of five of the world's blind people don't need to be.
"I didn't have any skills. I had to learn everything again."
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Patty fears she won’t be able to see her children grow up.
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The condition often goes unnoticed in people who think they see things just like everyone else.
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As a mother of five, I'd do whatever it takes to help my kids. That's how I can understand why Juliette, an impoverished young mum in rural Burundi, went to such great lengths to help her son.
A supermarket worker in southern England is being praised for selflessly helping a mother who has two young children who are registered blind and have autism. Amanda Wilkins says the employee, identif...
Facebook just became a bit friendlier to blind people. The social network on Tuesday launched a new feature called “automatic alternative text” (AAT), which will describe images to people who are blin...
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Toyota is exploring its catchphrase, “Let’s Go Places,” from an unexpected angle. The Japanese automaker has developed a wearable device aimed at assist the blind and visually impaired. It’s a gadget...
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While the reasons for young girls and women being locked out of education are varied and complex, many of us don't consider the obvious links between health and education.
When White Cane User Sarah Boulton heard a child asking about her in public, she hoped they would approach. She has a vision impairment and had been using her white cane to navigate Brisbane's Queen S...
I now use flash sonar every day. I do it the same way I breathe, all the time and without too much conscious thought. While I still experience a small amount of anxiety at times, I can travel anywhere I need to or want to without assistance.