Sildenafil shown to expand choroidal vessels in patients with AMD
Researchers found that sildenafil citrate increases choroidal thickness in eyes with both wet and dry age-related macular degeneration.Vuong and colleagues reported at the...
7 days ago - Healio
Novartis' RTH258 for wet AMD meets endpoints in phase 3 trials
RTH258 for wet age-related macular degeneration met its primary and key secondary endpoints in two phase 3 studies, according to a Novartis press release.The HAWK and HARRIER...
8 days ago - Healio
OCT-A may detect nonexudative CNV in dry AMD
Researchers reported at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting that semi-annual optical coherence tomography-angiography imaging in eyes with...
13 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Why Eye Banks are a Big Deal: Ophthalmology Times
Also: imaging approaches for AMD
21 days ago - MedPageToday
Study identifies factors affecting dark adaptation in AMD patients
A higher body mass index, alcohol intake, a family history of the disease and the use of Age-Related Eye Disease Study supplements significantly affect the time required for...
22 days ago - Healio
Implant for poor vision helps treat AMD
Age-related macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness. Bronwen Dunn, 83, a retired administrator from Stoke-on-Trent, had a new operation to improve her sight.
29 days ago - Daily Mail
NRTIs: New Frontier in AMD
Antiviral agents show promise for macular degeneration, including dry form
1 month ago - MedPageToday
Experimental gene therapy proven safe for preserving vision of people with AMD
In a small and preliminary clinical trial, Johns Hopkins researchers and their collaborators have shown that an experimental gene therapy that uses viruses to introduce a...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
New type of eye drop could potentially revolutionize treatment of AMD
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have developed a type of eye drop which could potentially revolutionize the treatment of one of the leading causes of blindness in...
1 month ago - News Medical
Artificial intelligence may assist in pinpointing AMD progression
BALTIMORE - A machine learning algorithm that predicts individual drusen regression using OCT-based biomarkers may predict when early or intermediate age-related macular...
1 month ago - Healio
The headlines of Master Doctor
New Research from Large-scale Production of Brain Cells
It is still hard to find what drives diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.It is impossible to examine a living brain cell in someone who is affected by the disease.
Alzheimer's Disease: Genes Associated With Myeloid Cells Linked to Disease Risk
Alzheimer's disease risk has been found to be linked with genes that are associated with myeloid cells, finds a new study.
CNN's fake news Hall of Shame: The many times the network has purposefully...
Earlier this week a senior producer for CNN admitted during an undercover media sting operation by Project Veritas that most of the network's coverage of President Donald J...
Supplements Boasting Memory-Boosting Benefits Might Just Be Bogus
Photograph by Getty Images If they claim to prevent or treat disorders like Alzheimer's, they could be breaking the law Supplements are a booming business, and pills that...
Healthy Adults With APOE4 Gene At Risk Of Alzheimer's
APOE4 is associated with a reduction in the brain's ability to dynamically modulate in response to cognitive challenge.
CNN now fully exposed as fake news central after senior producer calls...
CNN is having a bad week. A few days back, the network was forced to retract a story based on an “anonymous” congressional source claiming that Anthony Scaramucci, a member of...
Repeated bouts of diarrhea linked to Parkinson's
Researchers at Georgetown University have found that a key protein associated with the neurodegenerative disease is also released during infections in the gastrointestinal tract.
Internet flooded with unfounded claims about ‘natural' bioidentical hormone...
Suzanne Somers does not look like your typical 70-year-old. Bright-eyed, flirty and svelte, the septuagenarian TV star exudes a surprising youthfulness. And according to two of...
Insight on Why Osteoarthritis is More Common in Females
The goal of treatment in osteoarthritis is to reduce joint pain and inflammation while improving and maintaining joint function.
6 Reasons Your Life Care Plan Should Include Arizona
Where do you want to live in retirement? Have you considered Arizona? While many retirees flock to Florida and other coastal areas, the Grand Canyon State may be an even better...