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Color blindness, also called color vision problem, is a condition that makes seeing color, specifically red, green, or blue or a mix of these colors, difficult. It’s rare that a person sees no color at all. A color vision problem can change your life. It makes it harder to learn and read, and you may not be able to have certain careers. But children and adults with color vision problems can learn to make up for their problems seeing color. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about color blindness what it looks like, how to live with it, and much more.

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Thumbnail: New Look for the Colorblind

While a new type of eyeglass lens won't bring a full rainbow of hues to the eyes of the colorblind, it may help some enjoy a more colorful life.

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