Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 16:49
In what could be a significant step toward improving the management of glaucoma, researchers have created a drug delivery system that may have less severe side effects than traditional glaucoma medication and improve patients` ability to comply with their prescribed treatments.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 13:01
In a breakthrough that could help cure for blindness due to glaucoma, an Indian origin doctor in the UK has discovered an ultra-thin cornea layer in the eye.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 19:55
Here comes a glaucoma medicine sandwiched inside a specially-designed contact lens. The lens, which can also correct vision, releases the eyesight-saving medication at a steady rate for up to a month.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 14:21
Better diagnosis and new therapies have helped decrease the probability of blindness due to glaucoma by nearly half since 1980, says a study.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 09:18
In a new study from South Korea, people with worsening glaucoma on just one side were also more likely to sleep with the affected eye facing downward.
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: 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.