A new, bionic tool for treating macular degeneration was unveiled this month at the University of California, Davis: a telescope smaller than a pea that’s implanted directly into the eye.
StemCells Inc. (STEM) said it transplanted neural stem cells into its first patient with dry age-related macular degeneration, pushing forward its Phase I/II clinical trial.
We are not there yet, but this is a step forward.
This post by Lauren Tappan:
Mind’s Eye Travel is an organization that creates tours for people who are blind or visually impaired.
Their prices include sighted guide assistance and help with the following:
- Immigration Documents
- Boarding Passes
- Cruise Line Bag Tags
- Embarkation & Disembarkation
- Orientation & Mobility While Onboard Ship
- Shore Excursions
- Braille Menus (when available)
- Airline Bookings