VIDEO: Dual action of faricimab yields positive results in DME, AMD
In this Healio Video Perspective from the virtual AAO annual meeting, David A. Eichenbaum, MD, discusses evidence from BOULEVARD and STAIRWAY phase 2 studies informing further...
3 days ago - Healio
Fewer anti-VEGF injections needed after treatment with ADVM-022 in wet AMD
Patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration treated with ADVM-022 in the OPTIC phase 1 study have experienced a substantial reduction in annualized anti-VEGF...
4 days ago - Healio
Dry AMD eyes treated with RPE cell transplantation show positive visual results
Patients with dry age-related macular degeneration who underwent subretinal transplantation of retinal pigment epithelial cells derived from human embryonic stem cells...
9 days ago - Healio
Anti-VEGF therapy did not prevent conversion to neovascular AMD in fellow eyes
The use of intravitreal anti-VEGF injections did not prevent conversion from nonexudative to exudative age-related macular degeneration in the fellow eyes of patients with...
9 days ago - Healio
Useful Wet AMD Images Obtained With Home OCT
Images obtained with a home OCT device matched standard OCT scans in detecting retinal fluid. Medscape Medical News
13 days ago - Medscape
VIDEO: Aviceda Therapeutics outlines progress toward dry AMD treatment
In this Healio Video Perspective from the virtual Eyecelerator conference, Derek Kunimoto, MD, JD, co-founder and chief operating officer of Aviceda Therapeutics, speaks on the...
15 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
First surgery using Orbit subretinal delivery system to deliver AMD gene therapy performed
The first surgery using the Orbit subretinal delivery system to deliver GT005 to a patient with geographic atrophy secondary to dry age-related macular degeneration has been...
17 days ago - Healio
The Simple Eating Hack That Could Prevent Most Diseases Including Blindness
Dr. Chris Knobbe, an ophthalmologist, is the founder and president of the Cure AMD Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to the prevention of age-related macular degeneration...
20 days ago - Mercola
Visible Genomics launches in-office genetic test for AMD
Visible Genomics announced the launch of a saliva-based test for age-related macular degeneration that integrates genetic information with clinical, demographic and lifestyle...
24 days ago - Healio
Gene therapy may represent future of AMD treatment
Gene therapy represents a new potential avenue for the treatment of retinal diseases, including age-related macular degeneration, according to a presenter at the virtual OSN...
1 month ago - Healio
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Anti-diabetic Drug Slows Parkinson's Disease Progression
Parkinson's disease progression can be slowed by treatment with an anti diabetic drug - Glibenclamide which has neuroprotective action.
How Do Kirton Chairs Help Manage Elderly Health
The elderly are some of the most important members of society. They're a beacon of experience and wisdom, and the younger generation can learn a lot from them. If you're taking...
Ways Seniors Can Ease the Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder
Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is a type of depression that comes and goes as the season's change. It's also often referred to as winter depression because the...
'It's called being human': Exhausted Berejiklian urged to take break after a...
Senior Liberals are concerned that Gladys Berejiklian will continue to make missteps if she does not take a break following a disastrous week for the Premier.
Eye exam could lead to early Parkinson's disease diagnosis
A simple eye exam combined with powerful artificial intelligence machine learning technology could provide early detection of Parkinson's disease, according to new research.
Senior Exercises That Can Help Improve Memory
The brain is an important organ that controls everything we do from emotions and motor skills to vision, breathing, body temperature, hunger, and memory. Just like other parts...
Iraq trains US-sanctioned militia leader for army position: sources
Making Abu Zainab al-Lami a senior officer in the army is one of the boldest moves yet to dilute the power of Iran-backed militias in Iraq.
How Sydney's champion apprentice is fighting for survival in the lonely...
Robbie Dolan has a rare slice of Sydney racing history enjoyed by only two others in the last 30 years. But he admits he has a huge battle on his hands.