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Breakthroughs in health care can come from unusual places. Jianzhong Chen, Ph.D., assistant professor in the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Optometry, and his colleagues may have discovered a new one for dry eyes, a disease that is estimated to affect...

May 8, 2019

Do you ever sleep while wearing your contact lenses? An eye doctor is sharing a few photos to show you why you should not sleep in your soft contact lenses.

In a Facebook post, Vita Eye Clinic posted photos showing up-close-and-personal pictures of an infected eye of a...

May 1, 2019

Vitaly Borker, operator of online retailer OpticsFast.com, has been sentenced to two additional years in prison in connection with a scam operation.

That’s on top of the five years he’s already served, The Associated Press reports.

U.S. District Judge Paul Gardephe said...

April 26, 2019

A federal grand jury has indicted two residents of Covina, CA, on a federal conspiracy charge, mail fraud, and trafficking in counterfeit goods.

They’re accused of importing and selling counterfeit Pandora Jewelry and Ray-Ban sunglasses. Xiaoying Xu, age 34, a Chinese c...

April 19, 2019

OSAKA - A Japanese team reported Thursday that five patients with a severe eye disease were doing well after they received in 2017 the world’s first transplant surgeries using induced pluripotent stem cells, known as iPS cells, from donors.

As part of a clinical researc...

April 10, 2019

Vision loss is a serious and common symptom of corneal injuries, with more than 1.5 million cases of corneal blindness reported every year. Corneal injuries typically result from a trauma or an infection to the cornea. These can cause scarring and stromal thinning, whi...

April 2, 2019

CLEVELAND — Dry eye condition occurs when there aren’t enough tears to lubricate the eye. If not treated, it can lead to other serious infections in the eye, and although it is managed, it can never be fully eliminated.

It’s typically a diagnosis for older patients, but...

March 28, 2019

Are UC Berkeley scientists on the verge of a breakthrough that could help cure blindness?

A recently discovered but yet relatively simple form of gene therapy was able to restore sight in blind mice within a month of treatment, researchers with the university announced...

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"We know that there are changes that occur in the brain in the small blood vessels in people with Alzheimer's disease, and because the retina is an extension of the brain, we wanted to investigate whether these changes could be detected in the retina using a new techno...

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