Visual Aids for Visually Impaired

As the number of visually impaired people increase because of eye diseases such as macular degeneration, the demand for visual aids increases. Macular degeneration is a degenerative eye disease … [Read more...]

Free Braille Resources

Braille is a series of raised dots that can be read with the fingers by people who are blind or whose eyesight is not sufficient for reading printed material.  Free Braille resources are plentiful on … [Read more...]

Hybrid Cars Dangerous to Visually Impaired

Hybrid cars are popular with the high price of crude oil and the cost of gas at the pumps. While these cars are good for the consumer and for the environment, they pose a very serious threat of injury … [Read more...]

Telescope embedded in spectacle lens promises to make driving easier for visually impaired

Glasses embedded with a telescope promise to make it easier for people with impaired vision to drive and do other activities requiring sharper distance vision. Schepens Eye Research Institute … [Read more...]

Firefox Add-on Helps Visually Impaired Surf Web

Visually impaired computer users have just been given a major improvement that will improve their ability to "see" web pages. Lighthouse International has recently announced that LowBrowse, an … [Read more...]