Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

Public call for legal age of smoking to be raised helps underline dire health-care consequences of long-term smoking

Public call for legal age of smoking to be raised helps underline dire health-care consequences of long-term smoking

Hair growing stem cells may one day provide treatments for human hair conditions

Hair growing stem cells may one day provide treatments for human hair conditions

Yellow glasses save vision

Yellow glasses save vision

First step in using gene therapy to treat glaucoma

First step in using gene therapy to treat glaucoma

Implantable contact lenses more effective than LASIK for higher degrees of myopia

Implantable contact lenses more effective than LASIK for higher degrees of myopia

More physicians in graduate medical school than ever

More physicians in graduate medical school than ever

Eggs are a high in lutein, a carotenoid important for eye and skin health

Eggs are a high in lutein, a carotenoid important for eye and skin health

Researchers have discovered that many people with Bardet-Biedl syndrome can't detect odors

Researchers have discovered that many people with Bardet-Biedl syndrome can't detect odors

Pfizer drug effectively treats overactive bladder symptoms

Pfizer drug effectively treats overactive bladder symptoms

Research sheds shed light on a common cause of miscarriage in humans

Research sheds shed light on a common cause of miscarriage in humans

Majority of LASIK recipients are happy with the results

Majority of LASIK recipients are happy with the results

Zinc plays a crucial role in blindness

Zinc plays a crucial role in blindness

British patients will find new pharmacies easier to get to

British patients will find new pharmacies easier to get to

Veterans Affairs patients with diabetes are better cared for than managed care patients

Veterans Affairs patients with diabetes are better cared for than managed care patients

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment

Medical alternative to surgery for cataracts

Medical alternative to surgery for cataracts

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

AMA’s third report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

AMA’s third report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

Structural microvascular changes, visible in the eye, may precede development of severe hypertension

Structural microvascular changes, visible in the eye, may precede development of severe hypertension

Retinal findings in children with severe forms of malaria appear related to disease outcomes such as prolonged coma and death

Retinal findings in children with severe forms of malaria appear related to disease outcomes such as prolonged coma and death