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Thursday, June 20, 2013
Diseases & Conditions
New drug offers new hope for AMD sufferers
A new drug holds promise for those with age-related macular degeneration, which is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in older adults
Scientists engineer virus that delivers genes to restore sight
Scientists in the US have engineered a virus that inserts genes into the eyes as a way of restoring sight in those afflicted by diseases that cau
New technique lets blind people locate objects like bats
Blind and visually impaired people have the potential to use echolocation to determine the location of an object, according to new research.
Fish oil may not help prevent age-related blindness
Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in the developed world, according to background information in the article.
Cholesterol lowering eye drops `may fight sight loss`
A new study led by an Indian origin scientist suggests that eye drops designed to lower cholesterol may be able to save sight in some people with
Red wine ingredient prevents blinding
Mobile phones may help partially sighted `see` better
Do the blind have a more acute sense of smell?
Jealousy can practically `blind` you, warn researchers
A gene therapy that restores vision
Hit the gym in style
Alcohol is way more dangerous than marijuana, says Miley Cyrus
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