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A Visually-Impaired Chinese Climber Hopes To Reach The Top Of Everest

Zhang Hong, a 46-year-old visually-impaired Chinese climber, is attempting to summit Mt.Everest this spring, a company organizing his expedition said. "If he manages to reach...

Air Pollution Linked To A Heightened Risk Of Diseases Of The Eyes

Air pollution is linked to a heightened risk of progressive and irreversible sight loss, known as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a new study suggests....

Making Digital Art Accessible To The Visually-Impaired

Instagram is one of the most popular social networks worldwide. This visual medium is not just a photo gallery anymore it has transformed into...

Severe Vision Loss Can Lead to Less Accurate Judgement of Distance of Nearby Sounds: Researchers

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed that people with severe vision loss can less accurately judge the distance of nearby sounds, potentially putting...

South Korean Tech Giant Samsung Launches Solutions for Deaf-blind, Visually Impaired

South Korean tech giant Samsung on Monday introduced two new solutions — Good Vibes and Relumino – that will provide the deaf-blind a strong...

6 mn Indians Can be Helped With Advanced Low-Vision Aid

Almost nine million people in India are now visually impaired, which is the highest number over the past two decades, but six million of them can...

IIT-Delhi Collaborates With Indiana University To Help Visually Impaired

IIT-Delhi and indiana University collaborates to help the visually impaired The collaboration has taken place for the developement of tactile graphics India has...

Blind Facebook employee is developing tech for sightless

A blind Facebook employee is developing AI to make social network for sightless fun He is developing AI which will verbalise images and...

The Orii Ring Designed by Hong Kong Based Start-Up Seeks to Aid Visually Impaired

The Orii ring was inspired by Peter Wong, the visually impaired father of the firm's co-founder Kevin Wong It ensures that only the...

Meet Saif Ahmad Khan: ‘Save the Quest’ NGO Founder makes Education more flexible for Specially-Abled and Unprivileged Children in India

-by Chetna Karnani The modern metropolitan Indian is a frequent visitor to restaurants and multiplexes. But how many of us have given a thought to...

Indian-origin boy working with Microsoft to launch low-cost Braille printer ‘Braigo’ in November

By NewsGram Staff Writer Shubham Banerjee, a 13-year-old Indian-origin boy, who had invented a low cost portable Braille printer using his Lego toys, is working...

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An experimental oral antiviral drug has shown potential in prevention and treatment of SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing Covid-19 infections, say researchers. The antiviral -- MK-4482...

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BY- JAYA CHOUDHARY The mind can hold tremendous power over bodies. People walking on coal without showing any signs of discomfort. Ordinary people performing superhuman...

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