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Vitamin E contact lenses could help glaucoma treatment
>Contact lenses with vitamin E could help deliver medication to treat glaucoma as they would effectively extend the amount of time a medication bathes an afflicted eye.
University of Ulster offers "telescopic glasses"
The University of Ulster"s Optometry Clinic is offering a new kind of telescopic glasses that can significantly improve the vision of people with eyesight defects.
Avastin helps save eyesight of two patients
Patients are having their eyesight saved thanks to the innovative use of the drug Avastin, contact lens wearers have learned.
Retina implant findings revealed
Retina Implant has seen some results from its first human clinical trial, with 11 patients who lost their sight due to retinitis pigmentosa (RP) taking part.
Certain people "should be wary of 3D films"
Even though most contact lens wearers should not have problems watching 3D films, there are some people that should be wary of such flicks.
Contact lenses "could help doctors diagnose diabetes problems"
A new development in contact lens technology could see the end of diabetes sufferers having to constantly check their blood sugar levels.
Possible relationship between HRT and cataracts discovered
Contact lens wearers may be interested in research emanating from Sweden which has identified a possible link between hormone replacement therapy (HRT), the popular postmenopausal medication, and incidences of cataracts.
Will contact lens wearers benefit from UMHS centre?
Contact lens wearers may benefit from a new building at the University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) where eye care research will be carried out.
Embryonic stem cells used to replace diseased retinal cells in mice
A team of researchers have successfully used embryonic stem cells to replace diseased retinal cells in mice.
Scientists announce retinal degradation breakthrough
Scientists in the United States have revealed that they have moved a step closer to working out the causes behind retinal degeneration.
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