New Eyedrops Could Shrink Cataracts Without Surgery

New Eyedrops Could Shrink Cataracts Without Surgery by Charles Q. Choi, Live Science Contributor Eyedrops can shrink cataracts in dogs, which may prove a first step toward a drug that can treat or even prevent cataracts in human eyes, researchers say. Cataracts form...

Alcon receives European Approval

Alcon receives European Approval for pre-loaded intraocular lens delivery system to treat patients undergoing cataract surgery (Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) — Novartis International AG / Alcon receives European Approval for pre-loaded intraocular lens...

June is Cataract Awareness Month

Posted by: admin What do Claude Monet, Larry King and Joan Rivers have in common?  They have all developed cataracts at one point in their life. June is Cataract Awareness Month and the ophthalmologists at Shepherd Eye Center would like to educate the community about...

Cataract Surgery is Common and Effective

Cataract Surgery is Common and Effective. As men and women age, their risk for cataracts increases. Starting at age 50, cataract risk rises, and that risk only grows more significant as men and women get older. The National Eye Institute predicts that, by the year...
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