Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

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

Single, uniform standard of care for performing laser eye surgery procedures

Single, uniform standard of care for performing laser eye surgery procedures

Different types of cataracts produced identifiable and repeatable results using wavefront diagnostic equipment

Different types of cataracts produced identifiable and repeatable results using wavefront diagnostic equipment

New drugs that can prevent scarring in the eye after glaucoma surgery

New drugs that can prevent scarring in the eye after glaucoma surgery

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

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

Latanoprost is safe as adjunctive therapy for long-term treatment of common form of glaucoma

Latanoprost is safe as adjunctive therapy for long-term treatment of common form of glaucoma

Best hospital in America

Best hospital in America

The medical use of marijuana

The medical use of marijuana

U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether anti-drug laws should apply to the medicinal use of marijuana

U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether anti-drug laws should apply to the medicinal use of marijuana

Implantable chip could serve as a prosthetic retina for people who suffer from age-related blindness

Implantable chip could serve as a prosthetic retina for people who suffer from age-related blindness

Alarming rise in the number of patients treated for eye injuries caused by paintballs

Alarming rise in the number of patients treated for eye injuries caused by paintballs

SARS, the highly infectious respiratory virus, has been found in tears

SARS, the highly infectious respiratory virus, has been found in tears

$2 million to advance medical research in Australia

$2 million to advance medical research in Australia

Support for the medical use of marijuana

Support for the medical use of marijuana

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

The Population Health Complex to improve the health of all New Zealanders

The Population Health Complex to improve the health of all New Zealanders

Tongue Display Unit allows blind people to see with their tongue

Tongue Display Unit allows blind people to see with their tongue

Suprising discovery in the retinas of colorblind people may help understanding of a number of eye disorders

Suprising discovery in the retinas of colorblind people may help understanding of a number of eye disorders