Contact lens dispenses drug, lowers–

The Macular Degeneration Association came across this article about contact lens being designed to dispense eye medication. Instead of having to use eye drops for Glaucoma contacts would deliver the medication. Hopefully researchers will be able to use this same...

Apnea Patients Should Keep an Eye Out for Glaucoma

Apnea Patients Should Keep an Eye Out for Glaucoma by: Amy Jacob Successfully measuring the eye pressure of people with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) indicated to scientists for the first time a relationship between sleep apnea and glaucoma.   Specifically, research...

Zika virus-related microcephaly may be associated

Zika virus-related microcephaly may be associated with retinal, optic nerve damage SEATTLE — Infants born with microcephaly caused by exposure to the Zika virus may be at risk for retinal and optic nerve damage, according to a speaker here. “Ophthalmologists are well...
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