By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 17:51
A new trend from Europe has surfaced in NYC: implanting platinum jewelry in eyes.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 16:00
Study finds that poor at-home lighting aggravates the vision difficulties connected with glaucoma.
By John Ericson | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 17:36
Health officials warn that up to 90 percent of office workers may suffer from Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS).
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 10/20/2013 - 19:22
His name borne by numerous casinos and hotels around the world, Las Vegas magnate Steve Wynn has given $25 million to the University of Iowa in a bid to cure blindness from retinitus pigmentosa.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 10/19/2013 - 14:38
U.S. regulators rejected for a third time an eye implant from Alimera, citing safety concerns for the device that treats retinal swelling, a complication of diabetes.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 14:35
A survey done by the UK eye drop company Murine reveals what men and women notice first about the opposite sex.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 08/21/2013 - 13:46
Full-face sun visors are popping up everywhere in China.
By John Ericson | Tue, 08/06/2013 - 23:42
Laser toys have become cheaper and significantly more powerful over the past few years, according to a new warning issued by the FDA.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 08/05/2013 - 12:04
In what could be a groundbreaking development for those who are severely paralyzed, new smart goggles allow people to communicate with the movements of their pupils.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 08/01/2013 - 21:08
Smartphones can come in handy for blind or visually-impaired people, and researchers are working on developing a variety of different applications to assist them in tasks like walking, identifying colors and objects, and hailing cabs.
By Anoopa Singh | Mon, 07/29/2013 - 13:47
Cataract removal allows a once blind Montreal man to see for the first time.