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Researchers seek to understand the causes of 'cybersickness' and ways to prevent it

Researchers seek to understand the causes of 'cybersickness' and ways to prevent it

Multifocal contact lenses reduce worsening nearsightedness in children

Multifocal contact lenses reduce worsening nearsightedness in children

Researchers question the mechanism of retinitis pigmentosa

Researchers question the mechanism of retinitis pigmentosa

New project aims to create special glasses for people with keratoconus

New project aims to create special glasses for people with keratoconus

A comprehensive analysis of evidence-based information to help manage myopia

A comprehensive analysis of evidence-based information to help manage myopia

Evaluating the safety and effectiveness of investigational drug to manage pediatric myopia

Evaluating the safety and effectiveness of investigational drug to manage pediatric myopia

New clinical study to test retinal screening processes for early detection of Alzheimer's disease

New clinical study to test retinal screening processes for early detection of Alzheimer's disease

New discovery has implications for better restoration of sight in AMD patients

New discovery has implications for better restoration of sight in AMD patients

CooperVision receives FDA approval for innovative MiSight 1 day contact lens

CooperVision receives FDA approval for innovative MiSight 1 day contact lens

Study explains the origin of brain mapping diversity for ocular dominance

Study explains the origin of brain mapping diversity for ocular dominance

AAO highlights dangers of wearing illegal costume contact lenses

AAO highlights dangers of wearing illegal costume contact lenses

Therapy for common vision disorder fails to improve children's reading test scores

Therapy for common vision disorder fails to improve children's reading test scores

Telescope technology used to take first undistorted images of eye area involved in glaucoma

Telescope technology used to take first undistorted images of eye area involved in glaucoma

Report: Aging populations, changing lifestyles are main drivers of vision impairment

Report: Aging populations, changing lifestyles are main drivers of vision impairment

QUT researchers use deep learning methods for more accurate eye testing

QUT researchers use deep learning methods for more accurate eye testing

Drug that treat human breast cancer might also work for canine lung cancer

Drug that treat human breast cancer might also work for canine lung cancer

Children who spend more time outdoors have less nearsightedness

Children who spend more time outdoors have less nearsightedness

New radiation technique shows promise for treating patients with essential tremor

New radiation technique shows promise for treating patients with essential tremor

Role of dentists in identifying domestic violence victims

Role of dentists in identifying domestic violence victims

Promising gene therapy could restore vision in humans

Promising gene therapy could restore vision in humans