Eye Health News and Research

Latest Eye Health News and Research

Researchers find key light-detecting molecule in the eye moves in response to changes in light intensity

Researchers find key light-detecting molecule in the eye moves in response to changes in light intensity

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

Researchers uncover new information source, the cornea of the human eye

Researchers uncover new information source, the cornea of the human eye

New technology acts as third eye during breast biopsies

New technology acts as third eye during breast biopsies

Best hospital in America

Best hospital in America

From potent painkillers to humble cough syrups, the same medicines that help patients misused by teens

From potent painkillers to humble cough syrups, the same medicines that help patients misused by teens

Tips to prevent firework eye injuries this 4th of July

Tips to prevent firework eye injuries this 4th of July

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

Opuntia ficus indica, a type of prickly pear cactus reduces hangover symptoms

Opuntia ficus indica, a type of prickly pear cactus reduces hangover symptoms

Way for diabetics to regulate their blood-sugar levels whilst avoiding weight gain

Way for diabetics to regulate their blood-sugar levels whilst avoiding weight gain

Current legislation on preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Germany does not reflect the views of the general public

Current legislation on preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Germany does not reflect the views of the general public

New medical imaging equipment provides early detection of skin cancer

New medical imaging equipment provides early detection of skin cancer

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

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

System to treat patients over the internet via webcam

Primitive part of the brain plays a role in processing visual information unconsciously

Primitive part of the brain plays a role in processing visual information unconsciously

Only 23 percent of Americans currently eat five or more servings of fruits and vegetables a day

Only 23 percent of Americans currently eat five or more servings of fruits and vegetables a day

Testing for the SARS coronavirus by using a patients tear drops

Testing for the SARS coronavirus by using a patients tear drops

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