VIDEO: DREAM study demonstrates Prokera Slim eases dry eye disease in severe cases
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery here, Marguerite M. McDonald, MD, discusses her presentation of the DREAM study, which showed...
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VIDEO: Diet and supplements can augment treatment for dry eye disease
LOS ANGELES - At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Laura M. Periman, MD, discusses “foundational medicine,” the daily habits, eating...
5 days ago - Healio
Switching to a low-glycemic diet may stop age-related eye disease, study suggests
A study in mice finds that development of age-related macular degeneration could be arrested by switching from a high-glycemic diet to a low-glycemic...
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University of Birmingham develops revolutionary eye drops to treat age-related blindness
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have developed a type of eye drop which could potentially revolutionise the treatment of one of the leading causes of blindness in...
5 days ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
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...
6 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls for performing cataract surgery in post-RK eyes
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Jeffrey Whitman, MD, shares pearls on how to properly evaluate and measure post-RK eyes...
6 days ago - Healio - 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...
7 days ago - News Medical
Micropulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation reduces IOP in advanced primary open angle glaucoma
LOS ANGELES - Micropulse transscleral diode laser cyclophotocoagulation is a safe and promising IOP-lowering treatment for patients with advanced primary open angle glaucoma...
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Surgilum introduces Photon Speculum
LOS ANGELES - Surgilum introduced a new self-illuminating eye speculum here at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting.The Photon Speculum is a...
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Pharmaceutical pipeline: Top 4 conditions to watch
Drugs to treat inflammatory conditions, diabetes, and oncology were the top three most expensive therapy classes in 2016, according to Express Scripts. But there are some...
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6 Best Mineral Sunscreens To Bring to the Beach
Long days on the beach, bike trail or hiking path call for serious sun protection. Luckily, the Environmental Working Group recently released its annual ranking of the best...
New Online Game Invites Public to Help Fight Alzheimer's
Stall Catchers is a new game available online to the public and it's being used to research Alzheimer's disease. The game was developed by UC Berkley and other institutions as...
Does Early Menopause Increase Heart Failure Risk in Women?
Postmenopausal women are at high risk of heart failure. The risk increases in women who attain early menopause and those who had never given birth, finds a study.
Mitochondrial Gene Length Family History Influence Alzheimer's Disease Risk
Presence of longer version of mitochondrial gene together with a family history of Alzheimer's disease increases risk of its development.
Inventor of 'smart' stick for Parkinson's face deportation
Neha Chaudhry, 24, who landed an investment worth £100,000 and planned to bring her award-winning stick to the NHS, may be forced to return to Pakistan within a fortnight.
Could Saliva Hold Clue to Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease?
Small molecules in saliva are important diagnostic biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer's disease.
CMHC names four to Senior Planning Committee
The Cardiometabolic Health Congress announced that four experts have been appointed as members of its Senior Planning Committee for the 2017-2018 CMHC educational curriculum...
The War on Chiropractic Must End to Improve Painkiller Addiction
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., painkiller addiction is so rampant that 91 Americans die every day from an overdose of prescription opioids or heroin. 1 Prescription opioids such...
VIDEO: In-office electrophysiology helps detect, monitor glaucoma damage
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Brian A. Francis, MD, MS, discusses how in-office electrophysiology using pattern...
Harry Kewell lands first head coaching job with Crawley Town
Socceroos legend Harry Kewell has landed his first senior head coaching job.