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Children with complications from acute sinusits may experience significant illness from their infection

Children with complications from acute sinusits may experience significant illness from their infection

Strep A is showing up in increased numbers of head and neck abscesses

Strep A is showing up in increased numbers of head and neck abscesses

Potential stem cells treatment for retinitis pigmentosa and other retinal degenerations

Potential stem cells treatment for retinitis pigmentosa and other retinal degenerations

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

Thickness of the cornea an important factor in considering treatment options for patients with glaucoma

Thickness of the cornea an important factor in considering treatment options for patients with glaucoma

Treatment with vitamin A and an omega-3 fatty acid slows down the progression of retinitis pigmentosa

Treatment with vitamin A and an omega-3 fatty acid slows down the progression of retinitis pigmentosa

Findings about diabetic eye disease may lead to improved screenings and treatment for people with diabetes

Findings about diabetic eye disease may lead to improved screenings and treatment for people with diabetes

Pineal gland which regulates the cycles of sleep and waking evolved  to improve vision

Pineal gland which regulates the cycles of sleep and waking evolved to improve vision

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Smart drug that targets cancer cells in the brain following removal of a tumor

Smart drug that targets cancer cells in the brain following removal of a tumor

Twin research reveals gene that may play a crucial part in the development of myopia

Twin research reveals gene that may play a crucial part in the development of myopia

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Cholesterol lowering medications may reduce risk of glaucoma

Cholesterol lowering medications may reduce risk of glaucoma

Fruit consumption may protect against age-related maculopathy (ARM)

Fruit consumption may protect against age-related maculopathy (ARM)

Eye drops may prevent the onset of glaucoma in African Americans

Eye drops may prevent the onset of glaucoma in African Americans

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

New treatment for dry eye syndrome (keratoconjunctivitis sicca)

Genome research sheds light on Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Genome research sheds light on Bardet-Biedl syndrome

Oxygen delivered through the nose may improve poor vision caused by diabetic macular edema

Oxygen delivered through the nose may improve poor vision caused by diabetic macular edema

Oxygen delivered through the nose may improve poor vision caused by diabetic macular edema

Oxygen delivered through the nose may improve poor vision caused by diabetic macular edema

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration