Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

Research shows key difference between the eye's light-detecting system and the nose's odor-detecting system

Research shows key difference between the eye's light-detecting system and the nose's odor-detecting system

Our thirst for novelty begins in the eye itself

Our thirst for novelty begins in the eye itself

Sunscreen plays a much more important role than just protecting against sunburn

Sunscreen plays a much more important role than just protecting against sunburn

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS) offers clues to SIDS, sleep apnea

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS) offers clues to SIDS, sleep apnea

Nearly two million Americans are treated for eye injuries per year

Nearly two million Americans are treated for eye injuries per year

Researchers have discovered a key regulatory molecule for Huntington's disease

Researchers have discovered a key regulatory molecule for Huntington's disease

Harmonic scalpel could reduce operative time and blood loss in patients

Harmonic scalpel could reduce operative time and blood loss in patients

Increasing stiffness of the aging eye may make older adults more susceptible to eye damage following trauma

Increasing stiffness of the aging eye may make older adults more susceptible to eye damage following trauma

Researchers discover new molecular mechanism that may allow for stem cell-based therapies to treat eye disorders such as retinal degeneration

Researchers discover new molecular mechanism that may allow for stem cell-based therapies to treat eye disorders such as retinal degeneration

Most children with infective conjunctivitis (pinkeye) do not need treatment with an antibiotic

Most children with infective conjunctivitis (pinkeye) do not need treatment with an antibiotic

New Zealand Ministry of Health warns Influenza B can be serious health risk to children and young people

New Zealand Ministry of Health warns Influenza B can be serious health risk to children and young people

New study investigates how healthy individuals and schizophrenia patients interpret their visual worlds

New study investigates how healthy individuals and schizophrenia patients interpret their visual worlds

Researchers use novel cocktail of cells to coax muscle tissue to develop its own vascular network

Researchers use novel cocktail of cells to coax muscle tissue to develop its own vascular network

Yet another proven benefit of tight glucose control for those with type 1 diabetes

Yet another proven benefit of tight glucose control for those with type 1 diabetes

Service learning improves the social skills of students with mental impairments

Service learning improves the social skills of students with mental impairments

Columbia University launches multi-year campaign to support stem cell researc

Columbia University launches multi-year campaign to support stem cell researc

Antifungal drug could improve lives of thousands of asthmatics

Antifungal drug could improve lives of thousands of asthmatics

Holographic movies show promise for medical applications

Holographic movies show promise for medical applications

New technology developed at Cornell University could make it just as easy to identify genes

New technology developed at Cornell University could make it just as easy to identify genes

Children who were born prematurely are more likely to have eye problems

Children who were born prematurely are more likely to have eye problems