By Shweta Iyer | Sat, 07/12/2014 - 15:55
A Taiwanese student who wore her contact lenses for six months straight without cleaning them went blind recently after a parasite bred underneath them and went on to eat her cornea.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 07/02/2014 - 14:04
Researchers have discovered how to regrow human corneal tissue and restore vision using a molecule that acts as a marker for limbal stem cells.
By Dana Dovey | Sat, 06/28/2014 - 15:05
Crews from the TV show, "American Horror Story," helped to explain how incorrect use of decorative contact lenses can cause their fictional eye injuries to become your reality.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 06/26/2014 - 16:50
Telemedicine is an effective way to screen premature babies for the potentially blinding disease known as retinopathy of prematurity.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:53
Lilly Diuble has raised over $100,000 in support of the Foundation Fighting Blindness while battling Usher syndrome, a degenerative disorder that causes hearing impairment and progressive vision loss.
By Ben Wolford | Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:22
Researchers say people who stare at computer screens the most produce less eye mucus, which can lead to potential complications.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 05/30/2014 - 18:27
A Chinese man suffered a detached retina after he texted his girlfriend too much in the dark; he had to undergo emergency surgery to repair his vision.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 02/25/2014 - 14:17
Life hands us unhealthy curve balls sometimes, and we barely even realize it. Here are some life hacks to get your vision and sleep back, among other things.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 02/13/2014 - 11:00
Blind card shark, Richard Turner, has never let the loss of his eyesight get in the way of his aspirations to become one of the greatest poker players in the world.
By John Ericson | Sun, 02/09/2014 - 16:46
Retinal degeneration such as age-related macular degeneration may be kept at bay with daily moderate exercise, a new study finds.