The Baby With a Swollen Eyelid
An 8-month-old girl's eye swelling appears to be getting worse when she presents at your clinic. Can you diagnose the problem? Medscape Ophthalmology
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Johnson & Johnson Vision, Singapore eye organizations partner on global myopia project
Johnson & Johnson Vision, the Singapore National Eye Centre and the Singapore Eye Research Institute have announced a partnership to research the causes, prevention and...
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Here's Where to Get a Crazy-Cheap Fitbit on Black Friday
If you've had your eye on a new Fitbit (or you were thinking of giving one as a gift this year), you're in luck. The bestselling fitness tracker is *seriously* marked down for...
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Novel approach could provide painless, efficient alternative for treating eye diseases
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore scientists have developed a 'contact lens' patch with microneedles that could provide a painless and efficient alternative to...
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Eye Calcifications Linked to Increased Risk of Age-related Macular Degeneration
Calcified nodules in the retina - the thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye - increase the risk for progression to advanced AMD.
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‘Tis The Season For The Hell That Is The ‘Man Cold'
The Man Cold is an affliction that strikes frequently this time of year. But its most unfortunate side effect doesn't strike the afflicted themselves: it strikes the partners...
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Dry Eye Syndrome Slows Reading Rate
Dry eye syndrome or chronic dry eye is a condition that occurs when natural tears fail to adequately lubricate the eyes. It can slow reading rate and also disrupt day to day tasks.
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Why I Dread Thanksgiving Get-Togethers
‘Tis the season for family get-togethers. Forgive me, but I'm not thrilled. I love my husband and kids, and I can't wait share the season with them, but the rest of my...
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View of the retina in unprecedented detail
By combining two imaging modalities - adaptive optics and angiography - investigators can see live neurons, epithelial cells, and blood vessels deep in the eye's light-sensing...
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.