Phantom Eye Syndrome Common After Surgery to Remove Eye

Ocular melanoma patients report seeing images and shapes Fireworks. Reeds underwater. An unknown man. Patients reported seeing these very images […]

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Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System: ‘Bionic Eye’ is Incredible Breakthrough but not Right for Everyone

News stories about a ‘bionic eye transplant’ have gotten a lot of attention, but what is the reality of new […]

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Three NBA Eye Injuries in One Month

Jrue Holiday Out With Orbital Fracture Image courtesy of TonyTheTiger via CC BY-SA 3.0 license. On March 28, New Orleans […]

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Annual Eye Exams Can Save Sight for People with Diabetes

Each day, 39-year-old Riena Hamilton of Anderson, Indiana, closes one eye and struggles with the other as she holds down […]

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Eye Drops That Can Slow Down Nearsightedness in Children

For nearsighted kids, having to frequently get new prescription glasses can be a hassle for both the child and the […]

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FDA permits marketing of device that senses optimal time to check patient’s eye pressure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has allowed marketing of a one-time use contact lens that may help practitioners identify […]

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Eye lens regeneration from own stem cells: ‘a paradigm shift in cataract surgery’

new study describes a pioneering new cataract treatment – tested in animals and in a small trial with human patients […]

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