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MIT's New Hand-Held Scanner Catches Blinding Eye Disease At First-Line Points of Care

By | Sun, 12/22/2013 - 17:20

The new scanner will allow physicians to access sophisticated technologies previously limited to specialized optometry.

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Older Adults Suffer More Vision Problems At Home: Is Glaucoma Worsened By Dim Lighting?

By | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 16:00

Study finds that poor at-home lighting aggravates the vision difficulties connected with glaucoma.

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Long-Term Birth Control Use Could Double Glaucoma Risk

By | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 13:55

Using birth control pills for more than three years can put a woman at risk for developing glaucoma, according to a recent study.

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Eye Health: 4 Natural Ways To Maintain Good Vision

By | Mon, 07/22/2013 - 18:49

Maintain good vision and reduce your risk of glaucoma by following these natural ways that promote good eye health throughout life.

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Coffee Linked to Vision Loss

By | Thu, 10/04/2012 - 12:18

New study links java with vision loss, and says that as little as three cups a day could be putting drinkers at risk.