Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

Promising results reported for HIV patients suffering from facial wasting

Promising results reported for HIV patients suffering from facial wasting

Vernier testing could be a substitute for the traditional Snellen eye chart test

Vernier testing could be a substitute for the traditional Snellen eye chart test

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

Novel method of testing exhaled breath to detect infection

Novel method of testing exhaled breath to detect infection

Sleeping in contact lenses can lead to an increased risk of severe eye infection

Sleeping in contact lenses can lead to an increased risk of severe eye infection

Depression appears to be a major cause of insomnia in people with HIV

Depression appears to be a major cause of insomnia in people with HIV

New contact lenses cause less infections

New contact lenses cause less infections

New information on TB available online

New information on TB available online

Compound found in broccoli is a powerful disease fighter

Compound found in broccoli is a powerful disease fighter

Genes play a substantial role in the development of age-related macular degeneration

Genes play a substantial role in the development of age-related macular degeneration

Study indicates need for new standards and training for cornea transplants

Study indicates need for new standards and training for cornea transplants

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Gene identified that confers susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

People use letters to recognize words and facial features to recognize faces

People use letters to recognize words and facial features to recognize faces

Is that a glimmer in your eye?

Is that a glimmer in your eye?

Underhand methods used to challenge secondhand smoke's link to infant death risk

Underhand methods used to challenge secondhand smoke's link to infant death risk

Autistic children shy from eye contact because they perceive even the most familiar face as an uncomfortable threat

Autistic children shy from eye contact because they perceive even the most familiar face as an uncomfortable threat

Definitive evidence that TRPV3 is a temperature sensor

Definitive evidence that TRPV3 is a temperature sensor

Mutations in newly discovered gene, NPHP5 cause Senior-Loken syndrome

Mutations in newly discovered gene, NPHP5 cause Senior-Loken syndrome