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Air Pollution and Eye Health

The eye is a delicate organ with a large and moist area exposed to the environment that makes it more susceptible to air pollution than other parts of the body.

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How to get rid of medical debt — or avoid it in the first place

How to get rid of medical debt — or avoid it in the first place

Researchers evaluate the brain circuits involved in social defeat stress-induced sleep in mice

Researchers evaluate the brain circuits involved in social defeat stress-induced sleep in mice

New insights into the connections between brain cells

New insights into the connections between brain cells

Hopkins experts provide top tips to keep the summer fun and safe

Hopkins experts provide top tips to keep the summer fun and safe

Proteins in the eye may predict which macular degeneration patients need life-long treatment

Proteins in the eye may predict which macular degeneration patients need life-long treatment

New robotic AI system can autonomously determine the optimal conditions for growing replacement retina

New robotic AI system can autonomously determine the optimal conditions for growing replacement retina

Immune particles from llama blood could offer protection against several COVID-19 variants

Immune particles from llama blood could offer protection against several COVID-19 variants

Digital revolution will provide faster, more personalized healthcare

Digital revolution will provide faster, more personalized healthcare

Healthy Black and Hispanic adolescents found to have low vitamin D levels

Healthy Black and Hispanic adolescents found to have low vitamin D levels

New word-score model can estimate the amount of hidden hearing loss in human ears

New word-score model can estimate the amount of hidden hearing loss in human ears

Scientists create new fluorophores that could help fight cancer

Scientists create new fluorophores that could help fight cancer

Study quantifies the cardiovascular risk posed by specific environmental exposures

Study quantifies the cardiovascular risk posed by specific environmental exposures

Older adults with untreated sight problems may have higher dementia risk

Older adults with untreated sight problems may have higher dementia risk

Researchers determine optimal conditions to perform impedance cytometry

Researchers determine optimal conditions to perform impedance cytometry

New resource-light model can identify many common eye diseases

New resource-light model can identify many common eye diseases

Using AI to save the lives of mothers and babies

Using AI to save the lives of mothers and babies

Bacterium discovery helps to solve the puzzle of what factors limit cell size

Bacterium discovery helps to solve the puzzle of what factors limit cell size

'Brain bleeds' in infants can affect visual outcomes at the end of their primary school years

'Brain bleeds' in infants can affect visual outcomes at the end of their primary school years

Light exposure at night linked to obesity, hypertension and diabetes among older adults

Light exposure at night linked to obesity, hypertension and diabetes among older adults

RUDN doctors propose an alternative method of surgical management of glaucoma

RUDN doctors propose an alternative method of surgical management of glaucoma