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More exposure to natural light may reduce rates of nearsightedness

More exposure to natural light may reduce rates of nearsightedness

Collagen crosslinking for keratoconus may receive FDA approval in 2012

Collagen crosslinking for keratoconus may receive FDA approval in 2012

Loma Linda University's Vision Intervention Program receives Spot screener from PediaVision

Loma Linda University's Vision Intervention Program receives Spot screener from PediaVision

Optical treatment strategies to correct peripheral vision may slow progression of myopia

Optical treatment strategies to correct peripheral vision may slow progression of myopia

New system for optimizing eyesight

New system for optimizing eyesight

Innovation in contact lenses for children wins Donald Korb Award

Innovation in contact lenses for children wins Donald Korb Award

New Westchester Montefiore Laser and Eye Center to offer ophthalmology services

New Westchester Montefiore Laser and Eye Center to offer ophthalmology services

Inexpensive drug therapy shows promise in treating premature infants with childhood blindness

Inexpensive drug therapy shows promise in treating premature infants with childhood blindness

Assessment of child's learning strategies can reveal signs of vision problems

Assessment of child's learning strategies can reveal signs of vision problems

Obesity associated with decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women, not men

Obesity associated with decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women, not men

Regular eye exams are critical to prevent glaucoma

Regular eye exams are critical to prevent glaucoma

AAO to recognize UH optometry dean with Charles F. Prentice Medal Award

AAO to recognize UH optometry dean with Charles F. Prentice Medal Award

Cost-effective ways for early detection of 'lazy eye'

Cost-effective ways for early detection of 'lazy eye'

South Carolina optometrists provide eye, vision assessments for infants through InfantSEE

South Carolina optometrists provide eye, vision assessments for infants through InfantSEE

Scientists discover gene associated with myopia

Scientists discover gene associated with myopia

Research links body weight to glaucoma risk

Research links body weight to glaucoma risk

Promising new generation of contact lenses for myopia control

Promising new generation of contact lenses for myopia control

Intermittent exotropia will lead to nearsightedness in most children

Intermittent exotropia will lead to nearsightedness in most children

Regular physical activity prevents chronic illness: Surgeon General urged to make outdoor time a health priority

Regular physical activity prevents chronic illness: Surgeon General urged to make outdoor time a health priority

Highlights of January 2010 'Ophthalmology'

Highlights of January 2010 'Ophthalmology'