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Makeup Сourses for Blind Brazilian Women Boost Self-Image

SAO PAULO (Reuters) No mirrors needed by these women when they apply eye-liner, mascara and blush brushes. They can't see their faces Blind women are...

Israeli Visual Aid Company OrCam Valued at $1 Billion

By Ari Rabinovitch JERUSALEM (Reuters) Israel's OrCam, which has developed a visual aid for the blind, has completed a funding round that values the company...

Comedian Bill Cosby Back on Stage for First Gig since Sex...

(Reuters) U.S. comedian Bill Cosby performed his first stand-up gig since being swept up in sex scandals, joking in Philadelphia on Monday about his blindness...

Drugmakers See a Pricing Blueprint in An $850,000 Gene Therapy

By Caroline Humer SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Global drugmakers are looking to a tiny biotech's $850,000 therapy for a rare type of blindness as a model for...

Spark’s Price for Luxturna Blindness Gene Therapy Too High: ICER

By Bill Berkrot (Reuters) The proposed price for Spark Therapeutics Inc's <ONCE.O> groundbreaking one-time gene therapy for a rare form of blindness is far too high,...

Increased Stress at Work Linked to Higher Risk of Diabetes

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Workers who experience an increase in stress on the job over time may be more likely to develop diabetes than their...
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