Cataract surgery gets new move with DisCoVisc

woeh_appliedCataract surgery gets a new type of surgery in the form of DisCoVisc. It is promising to be complication free as compared to existing surgeries. But is it better than Healon Surgery?

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Cataract surgery now promises vision clarity

kid-with-cataractMore than 3 million Americans are affected from cataract and undergoes surgery to get only a below average vision. Here is a new technology that promises to gift you a perfect clarity, after you undergo a cataract operation.

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River blindness eliminator drug moxidectin raise hope

river blindness in AfricaA clinical trial is being launched in three African countries of a drug that could eliminate onchocerciasis, or river blindness, one of the leading infectious causes of blindness across Africa.

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Glaucoma drugs that can give you a respite

prescription-drugsLet us now know about some of the essential drugs that some way or the other help people to get a respite from the pain of glaucoma, or to some extent reduce the pressure if not get a complete cure.

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Cataract removal might help relieve IOP in glaucoma patients

cataract-surgeryAccording to Dr. Thomas W. Samuelson, MD, Cataract removal surgery may be a viable option for lowering Intraocular pressure (IOP) in some glaucoma patients.

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Lasik ads must be associated with possible risk factors: Warns FDA

Laser-eye-surgeryFDA warns that advertisements of Lasik surgeries should not be misleading and have to be truthful regarding associated risk factors.

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Cataract surgery complications enhanced two-fold by urinary drug Flomax

Men, if you are going to have a cataract surgery, then just beware of Flomax (tamsulosin hydrochloride) manufactured by  Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc..

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There is only one proven treatment for cataract

cataractIf you surely wanted to get rid of your cataract then the only one sure and successful way to do it is to remove or extract it surgically and the lens is also required to be replaced by a artificial clear new one.

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Free cataract surgery and eyeglasses for Indonesian school teachers

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.

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Free cataract surgery at Eye Center South

Deadline to qualify for free cataract surgery is Friday, April 24, call 793-2211 as early as possible.

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