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The World Health Organisation in a report in 2011 estimated that 15.3% of the world’s population deals with disability of one kind or the other. The 2011 census puts India’s disabled at 2.21% of the population.  Photo: AFP <br />
Out of the box: ‘The Way He Looks’ is about a blind gay teenager. <br />

Come on baby, light my fire

4 min read . 21 Mar 2015
Since blindness from glaucoma is irreversible, early detection is the key to preserving vision<br />

Coping with glaucoma

4 min read . 10 Mar 2014
A screen grab of Second Sight Medical Products website.  <br /> (A screen grab of Second Sight Medical Products website.  )

US regulators approve bionic eye

1 min read . 15 Feb 2013
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