VIDEO: Pearls on choosing IOLs for cataract patients
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - At the Kiawah Eye meeting here, Helga P. Sandoval, MD, MSCR, discusses the importance of managing a cataract patient's expectations when choosing an IOL.
5 days ago - Healio
Potential vision tests reliably predict acuity after cataract surgery
ST. LOUIS - A comparison of three potential vision tests showed that they all significantly correlated with best corrected visual acuity after cataract surgery. Janice McMahon...
10 days ago - Healio
Femtosecond laser-assisted corneal tattooing easily, effectively masks iris defects
A femtosecond laser-assisted technique of corneal tattooing effectively covers up iris defects, eliminating the problems that derive from abnormal light penetration and giving...
10 days ago - Healio
Stop, drop and roll: Premium cataract surgeons remain prepared
Every day a premium cataract surgeon steps into the OR, he or she must remain prepared for the unexpected even in “routine” cases, although nothing is ever routine in our...
10 days ago - Healio
VIDEO: Pediatric cataract management depends on child's age
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - At the Kiawah Eye meeting here, M. Edward Wilson, MD, discusses the difference age makes in the management of cataracts in children and demonstrates a...
15 days ago - Healio
Gel stent similarly effective with, without cataract surgery
The Xen gel stent showed similar safety and efficacy in a study involving patients with pseudoexfoliative glaucoma and primary open angle glaucoma as both a standalone...
17 days ago - Healio
New technique for soft cataracts tops OSN's news from ASCRS
The American Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgery held its annual meeting May 3-7 in San Diego. Here are the top five articles from Healio.com/OSN's coverage of the...
24 days ago - Healio
VIDEO: Cataract surgeons focus on dry eye, reduced drops, new IOLs
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - At the Kiawah Eye meeting here, John A. Hovanesian, MD, addresses the latest in cataract surgery, including the management of dry eye, reducing eye drop...
26 days ago - Healio
10 Aftercare Tips for a Faster Recovery Following a Successful Cataract Surgery
Cataracts are probably the most common conditions of the eye and it involves clouding of the eye's natural lens. This causes blurry vision, trouble driving at night, and can...
26 days ago - Living Smart Girl
Dry eye experts debate procedural vs. medical therapy for ocular rosacea
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
28 days ago - Healio
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Petting Dogs, Cats can Help Relieve Stress in Students
Interaction with pets can help college students reduce their stress in a less subjective way, which may have significant benefits for physical and mental health over time.
High Blood Pressure, Cholesterol in Early Life May Up Heart Disease Risk in...
High blood pressure and too much bad cholesterol can put young adults at a higher risk of developing heart disease in later life, reveals a new study.
Homeless People in UK are Denied Basic Healthcare Services
A new study has found that homeless people living in UK are denied basic healthcare services.
Widespread Global Implementation of WHO's 'Treat All' HIV Recommendation
A new study shows that the World Health Organization's 2015 recommendation for immediate treatment of all people living with HIV has become the standard of care across HIV...
Persistent HIV DNA in Spinal Fluid may be Linked to Cognitive Challenges
HIV patients who have persistent HIV cells in the cerebrospinal fluid even after long-term anti-retroviral therapy are more likely to experience cognitive deficits than those...
HIV Persists in Brain and Spinal Cord Despite Successful Viral Suppression
Long-term cART or combination antiretroviral therapy though successful in the immune system is unable to prevent HIV associated neurological dysfunction resulting in cognitive...
This Bentgo Lunch Box Is 55% Off For Another Hour And We're Obsessed With It
It's that time of year when back to school shopping is already so relevant. This adorable BPA-free bento-style lunch box, is available at 55% off. It's been one of the most...
Staying Healthy With Type 2 Diabetes
You have a lot of power to determine what your future with type 2 diabetes looks like. Here are questions to ask your doctor to stay healthy.
CBD Oil for Anxiety: Is it a Friend or Foe?
Anxiety can be debilitating, and just like other mental disorders, it can also be lethal. As such, early detection and commitment to effective treatment modalities are very...
Healthy Living Counteracts Alzheimer's Genetic Risk
Even if you are unlucky enough to carry genes that predispose you to Alzheimer's disease, a healthy lifestyle can minimize that risk, new research shows.