The Future of Smart Contact Lenses

Credit: Thinkstock Five years from now, when you ask someone if they wear contact lenses, they might reply “Yes, and they’re my portal to the internet — and with that last blink I took your picture.” You likely have heard about “smart” contact lenses ...
Judi Ebbert, PhD, MPH, RN

Rheumatoid Arthritis And Eye Health

It’s strange. For as long as I can remember, my eye doctor has been asking me if I was ever diagnosed with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis. I don’t specifically know what my eye doctor has seen, other than a pretty significant increase in poor vision. ...
Leslie Rott

A Blood Glucose Meter for the Visually Impaired

For people living with diabetes, complications are a factor to be considered in doing everyday tasks. For someone with diabetic retinopathy, a simple task like reading your blood sugar could be frustrating, thus leading to bigger problem of skipping ...
Ann Bartlett