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Doctors to Detect Diabetic Retinopathy Before Vision Fails

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A new study published in the September issue of The FASEB Journal identifies a novel strategy to diagnose the leading cause of blindness in adults, diabetic retinopathy, before irreversible structural damage has occurred.

Do Smart Phones and Tablets Affect Children’s Eyesight?

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Portable electronic devices are everywhere and often land in the hands of children and young adults. The AOA’s 2014 American Eye-Q® survey gathered important information about children’s screen time and how it affects their vision.

Eye implant could lead to better glaucoma treatments

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For the 2.2 million Americans battling glaucoma, the main course of action for staving off blindness involves weekly visits to eye specialists who monitor — and control — increasing pressure within the eye.

Involuntary eye movement a foolproof indication for ADHD diagnosis

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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most commonly diagnosed — and misdiagnosed — behavioral disorder in American children. Now a new study can provide the objective tool medical professionals need to accurately diagnose ADHD. The study indicates that involuntary eye movements accurately reflect the presence of ADHD.

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9 Mistakes that Mess With Your Eyes

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You rely on them from the moment you wake up to when you turn off the lights at night. But are you really giving your eyes the care they deserve? We talked to Deeba Chaudri, OD, a New York City-based optometrist with LensCrafters, about her patients’ biggest bloopers when it comes to taking care of their baby blues (or browns, greens, or hazels).

Vision-correcting display makes reading glasses so yesterday

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Researchers are developing vision-correcting displays that can compensate for a viewer’s visual impairments to create sharp images without the need for glasses or contact lenses. The technology could potentially help those who currently need corrective lenses to use their smartphones, tablets and computers, and could one day aid people with more complex visual problems.

How to Reduce Computer Eye Strain

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With so many of us using computers at work, computer eye strain has become a major job-related complaint. Studies show that eye strain and other bothersome visual symptoms occur in 50 to 90 percent of computer workers.

What you need to know about proper lens care and infection


There has been a lot of talk the last few weeks about a student who left her contact lenses in for 6 months and lost her vision. Here is what you should know about those types of infections and how to avoid a similar result…

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