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# Vision

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# Ageing
Why older people struggle to read fine print - study
Older adults rely more on holistic cues, such as word shape, when reading.
# Eyes
Bright Eyes week: Parents urged to get children's eyes tested
Bright Eyes week runs until Saturday and independent optometrists are offering a ’6 point check up’ free of charge or at a nominal cost.
# inventive
Irish inventions helping those with sight loss
National Council for the Blind (NCBI) promoting digital inclusion with competition to encourage creative technologies like these…
# Cancer
Irish Cancer Society puts focus on research in fight against cancer
The new Head of Research for the Irish Cancer Society, Professor John Fitzpatrick, has said that he will be doing all he can to raise funds to increase cancer research in Ireland.
# Best Laid Plans
2020 vision: Ireland reveals test cricket target
“This is not a dreamy aspiration but a real ambition,” Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom explained at today’s strategic announcement.
# Bionic Eyes
Bionic contact lenses could allow users to read emails
Scientists envision that computer contact lenses currently under development could eventually be used to view images, read emails and even watch films.
# Vision
Vision chip helps blind people to see again
A pioneering new technology brings “the realms of science fiction” into the lives of people devastated by blindness.