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Contact Lens Uses Digital Images, Tactile Sensations to Restore Vision to the Blind

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Approximately 59,000 children and 6.6 million adults are legally blind just in the U.S. alone, according to the National Federation of the Blind. Researchers at Israel's Bar-llan University are hoping to lower statistics around the world with ....

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Brad H (21)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 8:06 am

Animae C (522)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 8:31 am
Good news for me, i have Macular Degeneration.
Thank you Frans.

natasha s (714)
Tuesday February 25, 2014, 9:27 pm
This is wonderful--it could help millions maybe see 4 the ist time. Thx Frans

Robert O (12)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 12:28 am
Thanks Frans.

. (0)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 12:53 am
Fantastic news!

Walter F (134)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:04 am
This sounds too good to be true.We can only hope The benefit to the blind would be immeasurable.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 2:04 am
Thanks Frans.

GGmaSheila D (189)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 5:12 am
Would this work on those blind from birth and those who lost their sight later...either or both, it's a great step. Thanks for sharing this with us.

Michael A (28)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:31 am

Michael A (28)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:31 am

Roger G (154)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 11:52 am
noted, thanks

M B (62)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:14 pm
noted, thanks.

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 1:21 pm

marie C (163)
Wednesday February 26, 2014, 3:11 pm
Wow wonderful news
Thanks for sharing

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 4:46 am

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Friday February 28, 2014, 5:55 pm
Looks like marvellous news for many people and perhaps also pets.

Helen Porter (39)
Monday March 3, 2014, 10:24 am
I was reading of how some blind people are learning to see through astral projection.

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