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Eyes and Vision (INACTIVE)

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  • Some nutrients can stave off vision loss and eye disease that occurs as we age

    Some nutrients can stave off vision loss and eye disease that occurs as we age
    Even if you are reading this without glasses, it's not too early to start taking your eye vitamins. Some nutrients can stave off the burdensome vision loss and eye disease that occur as we age, mounting research suggests. But claims by supplement...
  • Alexion: Profile From The Company's 2012 Annual Report

    Overview Alexion is a biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products. Our marketed product Soliris®...
  • Recognizing your child has a vision problem

    Recognizing your child has a vision problem
    Parents want their kids to be as healthy as possible. Whether tailoring kids' diets to include healthier foods or encouraging their youngsters to be physically active, parents often go the extra mile with regards to the health of their children. But as...
  • UC Irvine doctors implant telescopes into eye patients

    UC Irvine doctors implant telescopes into eye patients
    UC Irvine ophthalmologists were the first in Orange County to implant tiny telescopes in two patients suffering from age-related, end-stage macular degeneration, the university announced Monday. Doctors from the university's Gavin Herbert Eye Institute...
  • Vision Screener Spots eye problems

    Vision Screener Spots eye problems
    Forget the old-fashioned eye chart. A portable device spots vision problems in babies and kids, giving parents and pediatricians a clear picture of eye health. "I'm going to take a picture of Annemarie's eyes. Keep looking right here." It looks like a...
  • New laser technology available for removing cataracts

     New laser technology available for removing cataracts
    After learning she needed cataract surgery for her weakening eyesight, Merle Gordon decided to wait a few months until her ophthalmologist could offer laser surgery with more precision. She's glad she did. Gordon received a new type of laser surgery on...
  • SeaWorld restores nearly blind seal's vision

    SeaWorld restores nearly blind seal's vision
    SAN DIEGO -- A young harbor seal rescued at South Mission Beach underwent cataract surgery this week, a procedure that might allow her to be returned to the ocean, SeaWorld San Diego announced Friday. After her rescue on June 13, SeaWorld veterinarians...
  • Researchers see the light in bid to restore lost vision

    Researchers see the light in bid to restore lost vision
    Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of California at Los Angeles recently created a light-sensitive molecule that they say could help restore vision lost in degenerative eye diseases, such as macular degeneration, and...
  • Open our Eyes, Lord

    Open our Eyes, Lord
    “Sir,” they said, “we would like to see Jesus.”—John 12:21b   My only previous experience with contact lenses was in eleventh grade when a classmate tried on my girlfriend’s (now my wife of thirty-seven years)...
  • Dogged efforts hit stubborn patterns of homelessness

    Dogged efforts hit stubborn patterns of homelessness
    Bobby Livingston couldn't sleep. The indoor quiet was unnerving, the softness of his mattress all wrong. For weeks after moving into Room 216 at the Senator Hotel, he found comfort only on a hard tile floor that felt reassuringly like the pavement....
  • Training can help nervous cat tolerate vet visits

    ORLANDO, FLA. -- These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference here Jan.14-18. Q: Our cat, who's at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent visit, the vet...
  • Vision clinic takes the long view

    Vision clinic takes the long view
    The thought of forgoing reading because of her rapidly deteriorating eyesight terrified Joan Retzlaff after suffering complications from her wet macular degeneration. The condition — a chronic eye disease that affects the central field of vision &#...