Eye News and Research

Latest Eye News and Research

Study suggests that rigid contact lens users should switch to glasses 3 to 6 weeks before having pre-LASIK examinations

Study suggests that rigid contact lens users should switch to glasses 3 to 6 weeks before having pre-LASIK examinations

Patients with type 2 diabetes and hypertension who kept their blood pressure very tightly controlled had fewer eye disorders caused by their diabetes

Patients with type 2 diabetes and hypertension who kept their blood pressure very tightly controlled had fewer eye disorders caused by their diabetes

Search for genetic key to corneal disease

Search for genetic key to corneal disease

Scientists enticed back to Australia to tackle major health challenges

Scientists enticed back to Australia to tackle major health challenges

Study highlights the effectiveness of azithromycin (Zithromax) in reducing infection rates of trachoma

Study highlights the effectiveness of azithromycin (Zithromax) in reducing infection rates of trachoma

Gene mutations responsible for causing cataracts in children, identified

Gene mutations responsible for causing cataracts in children, identified

Discovery of a new blindness gene

Discovery of a new blindness gene

New optical technology will help date a persons bruises

New optical technology will help date a persons bruises

Nonpowder guns are extremely powerful and continue to cause serious injury and disability

Nonpowder guns are extremely powerful and continue to cause serious injury and disability

McGuinty Government introduces changes to eye care services

McGuinty Government introduces changes to eye care services

Researchers provide concrete evidence about how the human eye evolved

Researchers provide concrete evidence about how the human eye evolved

Comprehensive studies of sleep and medical intern performance

Comprehensive studies of sleep and medical intern performance

Scientists have found that a protein present in normal body tissues can prevent tumour growth

Scientists have found that a protein present in normal body tissues can prevent tumour growth

Possible new way to treat amblyopia (lazy eye)

Possible new way to treat amblyopia (lazy eye)

Discovery of new method for visual impairment treatment

Discovery of new method for visual impairment treatment

FDA warns of risks associated with using decorative contact lenses

FDA warns of risks associated with using decorative contact lenses

Drug-loaded contact lenses to treat eye diseases

Drug-loaded contact lenses to treat eye diseases

Fetal tissue restores lost sight from retinitis pigmentosa

Fetal tissue restores lost sight from retinitis pigmentosa

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

Innovative guide for Moms, Kids with ADD

Innovative guide for Moms, Kids with ADD