vision

Partial vision could be restored through new gene therapy

Partial vision could be restored through new gene therapy

People who have lost their sight to an inherited retinal disease can see well enough to navigate the maze, say researchers.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
Ways to maintain good eyesight

Ways to maintain good eyesight

Eat healthy, exercise regularly and more to take care of eyes, suggest experts.

Jul 13, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Our vision keeps developing until late 30s or early 40s

Our vision keeps developing until late 30s or early 40s

The finding showed that the visual cortex of the brain reaches maturity until about age 36, plus or minus 4.5 years.

May 30, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
Human brain can spot early-stage disease in others to avoid sick people

Human brain can spot early-stage disease in others to avoid sick people

A new study suggests that human brain can discover early-stage disease in others to help us avoid sick people.

May 25, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
Is your child struggling to get good grades in school? There might be a problem with their vision!

Is your child struggling to get good grades in school? There might be a problem with their vision!

The children referred for further optometric examination had significantly lower scores in reading, spelling, numeracy, grammar and punctuation tests.

May 16, 2017, 00:32 AM IST
Ferdinand Monoyer's 181st Birthday: Know about the inventor of 'eye test'

Ferdinand Monoyer's 181st Birthday: Know about the inventor of 'eye test'

Ferdinand, born on 9 May 1836, is known for introducing the dioptre - the unit of measure of the optical power of a lens - in 1872. 

May 09, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
AIIMS to become country's first public hospital for eye tumours

AIIMS to become country's first public hospital for eye tumours

The facility is a form of local radiation delivered to the eye through a radioactive device which is attached to the eye for a temporary period of time.

Apr 23, 2017, 18:33 PM IST
Honey bees have better vision than previously thought

Honey bees have better vision than previously thought

Bee vision has been studied ever since the pioneering research of Karl von Frisch in 1914, which reported bees' ability to see colours through a clever set of training experiments.

Apr 07, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
This chemical reaction in eye can boost your vision

This chemical reaction in eye can boost your vision

Researchers successfully used a modified form of vitamin A, called locked retinal, to induce the recycling mechanism and engage proteins central to human vision. 

Apr 06, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Expert dismisses existence of blue or green eyes, says brown is the only colour!

Expert dismisses existence of blue or green eyes, says brown is the only colour!

Even though all eyes are technically brown, the amount of melanocytes varies from person to person.

Dec 19, 2016, 12:58 PM IST
Brain dead man gifts life to four, eyesight to two

Brain dead man gifts life to four, eyesight to two

Family members of Raju Dhapa have donated his vital organs like liver, kidneys, heart and eyes.

Nov 19, 2016, 11:18 AM IST
Here comes a new test method which can keep off vision loss - Read

Here comes a new test method which can keep off vision loss - Read

The most common complication from cataract surgery is high eye pressure, which can cause swelling and other issues that can lead to vision loss or even blindness. 

Nov 11, 2016, 19:06 PM IST

Arthritis drug may help treat rare eye disease

A new study has found that a well-known rheumatoid arthritis medication may help treat non-infectious uveitis, a rare eye disease that can lead to loss of vision.

Oct 11, 2016, 23:48 PM IST

Eye health: 8 ways to improve your vision naturally!

. There are many things you can do to keep your eyes healthy and enjoy good eyesight.

Sep 23, 2016, 05:45 AM IST

Blueberries can improve memory, vision

The researchers wanted to determine how much consumers know about blueberry health benefits and see if there is a knowledge gap with blueberry health benefits among demographic groups. 

Jun 22, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

Test your vision: Play this visual quiz!

Well, it's time to test your visual skills, that will tell you where you stand!

Feb 24, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

Statins may help restore sight in patients with macular degeneration!

Researchers found that a high-dose of atorvastatin (80mg) is associated with regression of lipid deposits and improvement in sight in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Feb 08, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

32 people visiting MP eye camp lose vision

 As many as 32 people who attended an eye camp in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district last month have complained that they have lost their vision, prompting the local administration here to order a probe into the incident.

Jan 25, 2016, 00:37 AM IST

Did you hear it? Our vision and hearing is not very reliable

Our vision and hearing are not as reliable as we might think, the study by life scientists at University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) said.

Dec 11, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

On eve of 10 yrs as CM, Shivraj Singh Chouhan talks of achievements, vision

Addressing a press conference here, Chouhan spoke at length about his Government's achievements and also goals that still needs to be accomplished as he shared his vision to make Madhya Pradesh, once considered a laggard (BIMARU) in economic growth, a developed State.

Nov 28, 2015, 20:22 PM IST