New Braille device mooted

Researchers at Harvard’s school of engineering and applied sciences (SEAS) may have found a way to create Braille texts without resorting to the bulky...

Eye movement linked to personality

Artificial intelligence can predict your personality… simply by tracking your eyesIt’s often been said that the eyes are the window to the soul. Now, new...

Visual impairment-cognitive decline link

A population-based study led by public health researchers at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has revealed vision is the dominating factor...

$305m for Auckland hospital upgrade

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced a $305 million investment to upgrade and repair essential infrastructure at Auckland District Health Board. “Our...

Cold as ocular anaesthetic alternative

A team from the University of Michigan has completed the first clinical trial of a device which can rapidly cool the eye to significantly improve patient...

Eye movement linked to reaction time

Researchers are helping to explain why some people anticipate and react to fast-moving objects much quicker than others.When Collingwood footballer Jeremy...

"Eye Bonds" to speed US eye treatments?

Bipartisan cosponsors in the US have introduced a new bill to the House of Representatives which, if passed, will see the creation of “Eye Bonds” to finance...

Boost for cornea repair pen

Australian researchers developing a hand-held 3D printing pen which could revolutionise the treatment of corneal diseases and injuries have been given...

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