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Goethe University professors discuss cataract surgery and artificial lens implantation

Goethe University professors discuss cataract surgery and artificial lens implantation

Diabetics who are nearsighted may be less susceptible to diabetic retinopathy

Diabetics who are nearsighted may be less susceptible to diabetic retinopathy

Study shows diabetics who are nearsighted may be less susceptible to diabetic retinopathy

Study shows diabetics who are nearsighted may be less susceptible to diabetic retinopathy

Children with minimal change nephrotic syndrome can be treated with prednisone

Children with minimal change nephrotic syndrome can be treated with prednisone

Presbia unveils implantable micro-lens treatment for presbyopia

Presbia unveils implantable micro-lens treatment for presbyopia

1.4 million Nigerians over the age of 40 will become blind by 2020: Study

1.4 million Nigerians over the age of 40 will become blind by 2020: Study

Comprehensive eye disease study among urban pre-schoolers

Comprehensive eye disease study among urban pre-schoolers

About one-fifth of children with hearing loss also have eye disorders

About one-fifth of children with hearing loss also have eye disorders

Do I need glasses?

Do I need glasses?

Medication slows progression of myopia in children

Medication slows progression of myopia in children

Being outdoors good for children's eyesight

Being outdoors good for children's eyesight

The mysterious link between summer birthdates and myopia

The mysterious link between summer birthdates and myopia

Correcting poor vision in nursing home residents may decrease symptoms of depression

Correcting poor vision in nursing home residents may decrease symptoms of depression

FDA approves CustomVue Monovision LASIK

FDA approves CustomVue Monovision LASIK

LASIK for patients 40-69 years old

LASIK for patients 40-69 years old

Simple sight test and glasses could make a dramatic difference to the lives of more than 150 million people

Simple sight test and glasses could make a dramatic difference to the lives of more than 150 million people

Ophthalmologists improve LASIK

Ophthalmologists improve LASIK

14 million Americans are visually impaired

14 million Americans are visually impaired

Bladeless LASIK as good as standard microkeratome LASIK

Bladeless LASIK as good as standard microkeratome LASIK

Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) versus laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for myopia

Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) versus laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for myopia