February 18, 2020 by Meghna Annapoorna, Yueyang Bao, Andrea Krishnapillai, Sarah Longo and Tamara Mohanavathanan
Presents information about colour vision, types of colour blindness, the inheritance of the condition and colour vision aids.
January 29, 2020 by Marija Radenovic, Talia Rahif, Shaera Rahim and Simren Rai
Discredits the myth that reading in the dark ruins eyesight.
November 14, 2019 by Iman Adani, Amanpreet Singh, Maham Tariq, Hibo Rijal and Vysh Satyajit
Looks at a clinical trial that uses CRISPR technology to cure a type of genetic blindness called Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA).
November 22, 2018 by Prabhnoor Ghuman, Julie Fayez, Aditya Sikand and Kopica Thayaparan
Evaluates if the blue light emitted by devices such as computers and smartphones can have a detrimental effect on vision and eye health.
June 18, 2017 by students from McMaster University's Demystifying Medicine Seminar Series
Does looking at computers in the dark cause eye strain, myopia or nearsightedness?
April 6, 2017 by Stanley Wong, Karan Talwar, Cara McDiarmid, Tara Regmi and Jessica Gualteri
Explores the biological causes of cataracts, what cataracts are and the surgery involved in removing them.
March 27, 2017 by Muhammad Mateen, Karam Noel, Meena Al Saigh and Michael Romaniuk
Describes computer vision syndrome and its symptoms experienced by frequent users of digital devices.
March 9, 2017 by (Ahmad) Zubair Banoor, Vanessa Sheng, Lavan Sivarajah and Danil Kopylov
Examines the role of melanin, a naturally brown pigment, in determining eye colour.