Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

Cancer drug effective at treating lupus

FDA approves permanently implanted lens as an alternative to contact lenses or laser surgery

FDA approves permanently implanted lens as an alternative to contact lenses or laser surgery

Shade structures are not built effectively

Shade structures are not built effectively

First molecular-scale images of DNA binding to an adenovirus enzyme

First molecular-scale images of DNA binding to an adenovirus enzyme

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

New glaucoma risk assessment principles help physicians decide who needs treatment

500 WTC recovery workers and volunteers have new and persistent respiratory problems

500 WTC recovery workers and volunteers have new and persistent respiratory problems

Thickness of the cornea an important factor in considering treatment options for patients with glaucoma

Thickness of the cornea an important factor in considering treatment options for patients with glaucoma

Treatment with vitamin A and an omega-3 fatty acid slows down the progression of retinitis pigmentosa

Treatment with vitamin A and an omega-3 fatty acid slows down the progression of retinitis pigmentosa

New device aimed at detecting glaucoma

New device aimed at detecting glaucoma

Computer scientists developing nurturing computers

Computer scientists developing nurturing computers

Findings about diabetic eye disease may lead to improved screenings and treatment for people with diabetes

Findings about diabetic eye disease may lead to improved screenings and treatment for people with diabetes

New spectral imaging technique will help diagnosis of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age related macula degeneration

New spectral imaging technique will help diagnosis of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age related macula degeneration

Study shows lasers safely and effectively treat eye conditions in children

Study shows lasers safely and effectively treat eye conditions in children

Cymbalta approved for diabetic peripheral neuropathy pain

Cymbalta approved for diabetic peripheral neuropathy pain

Experts consider evidence of link between the rise in childhood leukaemia and increased light at night

Experts consider evidence of link between the rise in childhood leukaemia and increased light at night

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