No longer lost in the blink of an eye

Date:September 2, 2016 Source:McMaster UniversitySummary: Researchers have re-invented the eye drop with technology that can deliver medicine much more efficiently, making life easier for patients. They have created microscopic packets of medicine that lodge...

Scientists discover new distinct eye movement

The Macular Degeneration Association came across this interesting article on the movement of our eyes. Scientists discover new distinct eye movement We probably do it every day, but scientists have only just discovered a distinct new way in which we move our eyes. The...

Eye test may detect Parkinson's —

Eye test may detect Parkinson’s before symptoms appear A new low-cost and non-invasive eye test could detect Parkinson’s disease before symptoms including tremors and muscle stiffness develop, according to new research in rats led by scientists at UCL....

Take Statins? What You Need to Know–

Before starting to take any Statin medication please consult with your eye care professional. Have an eye exam to make sure that diabetes or macular degeneration hasn’t affected your eye sight. New research is looking at the use of statins for treatment in dry...

Alzheimer's drug shows promise for patients

The Macular Degeneration Association has been watching the progress of research in the Alzheimer’s field. Researchers have said that there is a gene and protein that both diseases share. However to make things clear if you have Alzheimers it doesn’t mean...
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