DO YOU WHAT COLOUR BLINDNESS IS?
Ever wondered what life looks like through the eyes of someone with colour blindness?
𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬 also known as a colour deficiency is a condition where people cannot distinguish between certain colors, usually between 𝐠𝐫𝐞𝐞𝐧𝐬 and 𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐬, and occasionally 𝐛𝐥𝐮𝐞.
Colour blindness is usually a 𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐜 (hereditary) condition people are born with it and the condition stays the same throughout life.
It does not get any better or worse.
Research has proven that it affects 𝟏 out of every 𝟏𝟐 𝐌𝐞𝐧.
Some types of color vision anomalies:
* Deuteranomaly most common type of red-green color blindness. It makes the green look redder. It is mild and doesn’t usually get in the way of normal activities.
* Protanopia makes red look more green and less bright. It is mild and usually doesn’t get in the way of normal activities
* Tritanopia makes you unable to tell the difference between blue and green, purple and red, and yellow and pink. It also makes colors look less bright.
Fortunately, people with color blindness have vision except if there is already existing refractive error.
Eye suggests if you are male there is a need to go for a color blindness evaluation to confirm how you perceive colors.