Filmmaker Laura Evans has won numerous awards for her documentary about Evans Forde, who describes what it's like to be color blind. This is an edited version of that film. ©Laura Evans from the short documentary No Such Thing As Color
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If your clothes don't match, someone might have teased you about being color blind. But some people really are color blind.It doesn't mean they can't see any color at all, like a black and white movie. It means that they have trouble seeing the difference between certain...
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Sleep is more important than you may think. Can you think of a time when you didn't get enough sleep? That heavy, groggy feeling is awful and, when you feel that way, you're not at your best. So if you're not too tired, let's talk about sleep.Why You Need Sleep. The average...
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Going to the Hospital?. Thinking about an upcoming hospital stay can make people feel a little worried. But if you need to go to the hospital, knowing what to expect before you get there can make things a little easier.People need to go to the hospital for different reasons....
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"Mom!" you yell down the stairs. "Where's my math book? I can't find it and the bus is coming! Please help me ... it's an emergency!"It is kind of an emergency with the bus coming and all, but what about a medical emergency? That kind of emergency is usually more serious. If...
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My friend told me that helmets don't prevent concussions. If that's true, what's the point of wearing one when I ride my bike? – EddieHere's why people wear helmets when biking, skiing, or doing other activities that can lead to head injuries: Helmets are a way to help...
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Tyler just found out that he has asthma. His mom and dad told him that they are going to have to make some changes around the house, but what does their house have to do with his asthma?What's a Trigger?. People with asthma have what is called a chronic (say: KRAH-nik), or...
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My mom says I need to stop using my phone and laptop before bed because the light makes it harder to sleep. Is that really true?– Ash*Yes, it's true: The light from a phone or laptop confuses the brain into thinking it's time to wake up instead of fall asleep.Light from...
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A friend of mine who's pregnant sometimes smokes a little pot to relax. But is it safe for her to use marijuana or any other recreational drug?– TammyNo. Pregnant women should not use recreational drugs of any kind at any time. Babies whose mothers used drugs during pregnancy...
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Should kids be kept awake after a possible concussion? Or is it OK for them to sleep?– ErinIt's OK to allow a child to fall asleep after a possible concussion. In fact, especially for young kids, it can be difficult to keep them awake if they need to be taken to the doctor or...
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