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Visual Hallucinations with Poor Vision: The Charles Bonnet Syndrome

charlesCharles Bonnet Syndrome Who is Charles Bonnet?  He was a Swiss naturalist, philosopher and biologist (1720-1793), who first described the hallucinatory experiences of his 89-year-old grandfather, who was nearly blind in both eyes from cataracts.   The Charles Bonnet Syndrome is now used to describe simple or complex hallucinations in people who have impaired...
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11 Fun and Fascinating Eye Facts

braineye 11 Fun and Fascinating Eye Facts 1.     Vision is so important to humans that almost half of your brain’s capacity is dedicated to visual perception.2.     The most active muscles in your body are the muscles that move your eyes. 3.     The surface tissue of your cornea (the epithelium) is one...
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