Pima Eye Institute, which provides specialty eye care to the Southern Arizona community, announced today that it has acquired advanced new imaging technology from Dublin, CA based Carl Zeiss Meditec that can help identify early signs of glaucoma and retinal diseases more effectively than other imaging or diagnostic tools.
Eminent senior ophthalmologist at King's college London, professor John Marshall, who was famous for leading the way to find the laser eye surgery procedure to cure short sightedness, yet again successfully established a new laser technique which could prevent blindness effectively.
Retinal vein occlusion occurs when the circulation of a retinal vein becomes obstructed by an adjacent blood retina. Swelling and ischemia (lack of oxygen) of the retina as well as glaucoma are fairly common complications.
Cystoid macular edema (CME) is a painless condition in which swelling or thickening occurs of the central retina (macula) and is usually associated with blurred or distorted vision.
Are you diagnosed to have night blindness? Don't know much about the disease and eager to know about its cause? You might find this article helpful for you as it is exclusively designed for your simple understanding, but with all necessary details. Check it out.
Technology that detect stars clearly attracted scientists at the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh to find a way to see retina clearly, that would help treat retina relate eye diseases.
Good nutrition, proper rest and special remedies are the basic essential things to improve our eyesight. Excess sun light, cheap make-up products and over usage of eyes can harm eyes.
When ever we discuss about eye, we have to mention certain relevant parts of the eye. And as you have seen and observed that almost always we try to discuss difficult thing in a most simple way for the common people who are suffering with eye related problems.
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.