Colour Blindness Month | Living with Colour Vision Deficiency

Colour Blindness Month.  |  Living with Colour Vision Deficiency Colour blind people face many difficulties in everyday life which normally sighted people are just not aware of. Problems can arise in even the most simple of activities including choosing and preparing food, gardening, sport, driving a car and selecting clothing. Colour blind people can also [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:50+02:00August 28th, 2017|Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments

Colour Blindness Month. | Diagnosis & Treatment

Colour Blindness Month.  |  Diagnosis & Treatment Colour blindness can be difficult to detect, particularly in children with inherited colour vision deficiency as they may be unaware that they have any problems with their colour vision. A child with a severe condition such as deuteranopia may seemingly be able to accurately identify colours which they [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:50+02:00August 21st, 2017|General News|0 Comments

Colour Blindness Month | What is colour blindness?

Colour Blindness Month  |  What is colour blindness? Colour (color) blindness (colour vision deficiency, or CVD) affects approximately 1 in 12 men (8%) and 1 in 200 women in the world. Men are more prone to colour blindness. There are different causes of colour blindness. For the vast majority of people with deficient colour vision [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:50+02:00August 7th, 2017|Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments