Some days, working as a Technical Coordinator for a high level Ophthalmologist in the New York area can be quite emotional. The word "Tears" comes up quite frequently in my daily routine. "My eyes tear too much" "My eyes feel dry, like I have no...
Study findings were recently posted in Progress in Retinal Eye Research that found that Detection of Apoptosis in Retinal Cells (DARC) imagining technology is able to identify areas of the eye that are showing signs of geographic atrophy (GA).
A recent clinical trial study found that intravitreal injections of aflibercept (Eylea) reduced the severity of diabetic retinopathy as well as the threat of losing vision in patients with the disease.
A study recently published in the Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics found that 0.6% povidone-iodine (PVI) drops helped relieve symptoms of dry eye in patients suffering from damaged ocular surfaces.
A printable device that acts like a retina and hopefully restore sight to the blind is being developed by Dr. Matthew Griffith at the Australian Centre for Microanalysis and the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering.
Newly updated popular book by Dr. Paul Krawitz - now available as a FREE DOWNLOAD. Includes AREDS2 study results and explanations, the 'Ultimate Insider's Guide to Eye Health" contains critical information about common eye problems, including macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, cataract surgery, diabetic retinopathy, and contact lenses.