Patients regain sight after treatment with retinal tissue from stem cells
Patients with sudden severe sight loss from wet AMD have regained reading vision after being implanted with an engineered patch of retinal pigment epithelium cells derived from...
1 day ago - Healio
Diabetes may double cataract risk
Diabetes doubles the risk of cataract in the general population, with an even greater increased risk among people aged under 70, according to researchers. The study confirms in...
4 days ago - Modern Medicine - 3 articles
This Is My Korean Mother's Anti-Aging Skin Care Routine
We all get our skin care obsession from somewhere. Mine comes from my 53-year-old mother, Meegyeong Park, who despite practicing full-time as an ophthalmologist in Korea and...
19 days ago - Scary Mommy
This Anti-Wrinkle Pillow Has Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews on Amazon
Beauty sleep is so much more than keeping your eye closed for eight hours a night. Not only does the amount of rest you get play a role in how your skin looks, but your go-to...
21 days ago - Health
The Power of Grief-Fueled Activism
As she stood in front of hundreds of gun-control advocates at a rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, late last month, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior Emma...
21 days ago - The Atlantic
IStent may be effective in severe primary open-angle glaucoma
Patients with severe primary open-angle glaucoma who received a trabecular microbypass stent during cataract surgery experienced a significant drop in IOP and medication...
23 days ago - Healio
National Eye Institute launches AMD progression study
The National Eye Institute is beginning a 5-year clinical study to learn more about the natural history of early age-related macular degeneration, according to a press...
24 days ago - Healio
New NIH study aims to identify biomarkers of AMD progression
A new clinical study led by the National Eye Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, will follow 500 people over five years to learn more about the natural...
25 days ago - News Medical
Renowned black female eye specialist says she had to 'shake off haters'
Inventor of modernized cataract surgery, Dr. Patricia Bath, made a name for herself and women of color in medicine.
26 days ago - ABC News
AMD patients should see low vision, medical eye doctors
Richard J. Shuldiner With February designated as Age-Related Macular Degeneration Month, the International Academy of Low Vision Specialists is calling attention to recent...
27 days ago - Healio