Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:07
Scientists have developed a new contact lens which releases drugs into the eye and could help treat glaucoma, the world`s leading cause of irreversible blindness.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 14:02
A new study has suggested that that women who have taken oral contraceptives for three or more years are twice as likely to suffer from glaucoma.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 13, 2013, 15:48
In a breakthrough, researchers, led by an Indian-origin scientist, have found a potential treatment for AMD - the leading cause of blindness among elderly - that could be delivered via eye drops.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 21:00
Glaucoma has emerged in recent times as one of the most corroborating factors for blindness among patients, doctors in the national capital said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 20:37
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 13, 2013, 15:14
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 cause blinding, a new study says.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 12:24
Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in the developed world, according to background information in the article.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 13:16
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 a common cause of age-related vision loss.