Your nystagmus research questions answered – question 6


We asked a group of Nystagmus Network supporters what questions they would most like to put to nystagmus researchers. Then we found researchers to answer them. Your questions were answered by Jay Self (JS), a Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist at University of Southampton and nystagmus researcher and Helena Lee (HL), a Consultant Ophthalmologist at University of … Continue reading Your nystagmus research questions answered – question 6

Your nystagmus research questions answered – question 5


We asked a group of Nystagmus Network supporters what questions they would most like to put to nystagmus researchers. Then we found researchers to answer them. Your questions were answered by Jay Self (JS), a Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist at University of Southampton and nystagmus researcher and Helena Lee (HL), a Consultant Ophthalmologist at University of … Continue reading Your nystagmus research questions answered – question 5

Fight for Sight launches survey on impact of Covid-19 on people with eye conditions


Eye research charity Fight for Sight has launched a survey to gather broader insights into the personal impact that Covid-19 is having on people with sight loss and eye conditions. The charity is inviting those affected by sight loss or an eye condition to participate in the survey, to help its campaign on behalf of … Continue reading Fight for Sight launches survey on impact of Covid-19 on people with eye conditions

30 years of nystagmus research – what a difference it has made


When my daughter was 6 weeks old a paediatrician at baby clinic told me she was blind. Just like that. No preamble. It was a devastating experience, a cruel message, bluntly delivered. I went to see my GP, whom I knew well and trusted. She confirmed what I already suspected. My daughter wasn’t blind, but … Continue reading 30 years of nystagmus research – what a difference it has made