Visual Impairment News and Research

Latest Visual Impairment News and Research

Study shows older children can benefit from treatment of eye disorder

Study shows older children can benefit from treatment of eye disorder

Study shows older children also benefit from lazy eye treatment

Study shows older children also benefit from lazy eye treatment

Accumulated exposure to lead may be an important but unrecognized risk for developing cataracts in men

Accumulated exposure to lead may be an important but unrecognized risk for developing cataracts in men

Early infection in low-birth-weight infants linked with poor neurodevelopmental

Early infection in low-birth-weight infants linked with poor neurodevelopmental

Instructions provided with medicines is far too small for people with impaired or partially sighted vision to read

Instructions provided with medicines is far too small for people with impaired or partially sighted vision to read

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

The biggest risk for children during Halloween is being hit by a car

The biggest risk for children during Halloween is being hit by a car

Boldly colored tableware is a mealtime aid to those with severe Alzheimer's disease

Boldly colored tableware is a mealtime aid to those with severe Alzheimer's disease

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

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Latinos living in the United States have high rates of eye disease and visual impairment

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Cataract more prevalent in African American nursing home residents than white residents

Eye drops may prevent the onset of glaucoma in African Americans

Eye drops may prevent the onset of glaucoma in African Americans

The worldwide prevalence of glaucoma is increasing

The worldwide prevalence of glaucoma is increasing

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration

Increasing number of cases of wet age-related macular degeneration

Scientists have developed a better form of omega-3 fish oil

Scientists have developed a better form of omega-3 fish oil

Diabetic eye disease on the rise

Diabetic eye disease on the rise

Vision loss in over 40's is becoming a major public health problem

Vision loss in over 40's is becoming a major public health problem