WASHINGTON - A layer of 'dark cells' that keeps light-sensing cells in our eyes healthy has been photographed in a living retina for the first time.
Do you know what is gene mutation and what havoc it can create? A gene mutation is a permanent change in the DNA sequence that makes up a gene. Mutations range in size from a single DNA building block (DNA base) to a large segment of a chromosome. The changes can result in various disorders of incurable types.
We need police to maintain law and order in the country. In the same way we need vitamins to control and stimulate our body's health and metabolism. Among the different varieties of vitamins, B Vitamins are class apart.
A number of studies conducted by ophthalmologists and social workers on mentally retarded children in India showed that nearly 50 percent of them are plagued by several occular problems.
Do you know sympathetic ophthalmia can snatch your eyesight permanently and turn you into a blind person?
President Triet of Vietnam received Prof. Dr. Khristo Takhchidi, General Director of the Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Complex (FEMC) and President of the Russian Ophthalmologists’ Association, in Hanoi on February 12 during his visit to Vietnam to attend the opening ceremony of the Vietnam-Russia International Ophthalmology Hospital (VRIOH).
Scientists at the University of Queensland has discovered the actual truth behind motion-induced blindness. This is a form of visual illusion in which moving objects make stationary objects vanish right in front of our eyes.
Seeing is Believing. The global initiative to tackle avoidable blindness. This programme was launched yesterday to offer free eye care services to millions of Mumbai's citizens in underserved areas of the city, such as Dharavi - the setting of the award winning film, Slumdog Millionaire.
Margeret Mcgowan, an Essex Junction woman sued a Burlington eye doctor David Chase for pressurizing her to undergo unnecessary cataract surgery in 2003.