Detroid Lake Lions club was accompanied by students from Holy Rosary School in Detroit Lakes and medical students from the University of Minnesota and Ohio State College of Optometry on their annual trip to Maxico to help needy people with eyeglasses.
This is what eye surgeon Dr. James H. Johnson MD, Medical Director, American Board of Opthalmology claimed in his comment.
The new British research that is supposed to be one of the first successful applications originating from embryonic stem cells (ESC)to cure blindness, is being boost up by Pfizer, would soon begin human trials within two years in UK.
A particular Type of vitamin B1 supplement recently has been honored as a potential treatment for common eye diseases like uveitis that may cause blindness.
The Denpasar Education Board, in cooperation with the Indonesian Humanitarian Organization (YKI), have arranged a free eye treatment event for elementary school teachers in Denpasar.
Novartis posts 14 percent drop in 1Q profit
GENEVA — Pharmaceuticals maker Novartis AG reported Thursday a 14 percent decline in first-quarter net profit in part due to shifts in currency values as well as the cost of financing its takeover of the Alcon eye care company.
As per World Health Organisation (WHO), trachoma is an infectious disease responsible, at present, for approximately 3% of the world's blindness. Worldwide, there are about 8 million people irreversibly visually impaired by trachoma; an estimated 84 million cases of active disease in need of treatment, if blindness is to be prevented.
Old age eye sight can be improve and restore in a painless simple way: Claims Australian researchers
After crossing forty most of us who never had to pay any attention for eyes started experiencing different eye problems.
Very recently retina specialists at at the Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital at the University of Alabama Birmingham have released the result of second phase of the Multifocal Electroretinogram (MERG) study of age-related macular degeneration patients who were placed on supplemental vitamins, minerals and carotenoids - a combination also known as Macular Health.