US army will help testing ophthalmic wound healing drug for RegeneRx

eye-ulcersRegeneRx has join hands with the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense and Gabriel Sosne, MD, associate professor of ophthalmology at Wayne State University, to evaluate the ability of its eye drop formulation of Tß4 for preventing or reducing damage to the eye caused by exposure to chemical agents.

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What is Eye Twitching or Belpharospasm? how to cope with it?

stressEye twitching is defined as as an abnormal involuntary blinking or spasm of the eyelids.

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Dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) can be treated by Acucela’s visual cycle modulator ACU-4429

Acucela Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company, presently focusing on visual cycle modulation (VCM) to develop new methods for treating blinding eye diseases that affect tens of millions of people worldwide.

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Eye drop MAXIDEX(dexamethasone) may make you blind: Beware

MaxidexWe have received a comment from an unknown person (WEL) who liked to warn every body about the out come of MAXIDEX(dexamethasone) drops by ALCON LABS. According to the fellow he (or she) lost the vision of an eye after using the product.

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Your kids need a pair of sunglasses, do you know that?

protect-kids-eyeThe goal is to keep kids' eyes healthy
On the first day of summer, Saturday, June 20 at South Cowichan Eyecare , a free sun glass give away programme was arranged to spread the awareness to protect children eyes from UV rays.

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Lazy eye syndromes in kids can be treated through new computer therapy : watch out patents

computer-therapyChildren suffering from lazy eye syndrome may soon get rid of the ugly eye patch, courtesy a new computer therapy developed by researchers from Tel Aviv University.

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Macular edema implant Ozurdex approved by FDA: Says Allergan Inc

Finally Food and Drug Administration(FDA) has given the permission to Allergen Inc. to sale its eye implant Ozurdex to treat macular edema.

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Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital is determined to save eyes of villagers

Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital is setting up clinics in remote villages to enable accessibility of quality eye care to villagers and people living in remote areas.

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World eye center opening largest eye hospital branch in Ankara

World eye center claimed that its 13th branch, at Ankara, Turkey is the largest private eye hospital of the world.

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Study promises : gene therapy to cure your color blindness

color-blindness-test-2Color Blindness has been an incurable gene linked eye condition. Recently a study conducted in University of California and the Johns Hopkins Medical School in Baltimore which promises to bring in color to your world.

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