| May 3, 2012
| 5:16 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Taking vitamins E and C may do nothing to protect aging eyes from macular degeneration — the leading cause of vision loss in older adults, a new clinical trial finds.
Researchers had been hoping the vitamins, both...
| Jan 26, 2012
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...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Advanced technology in the classroom is typically reason for celebration. However coupled with technology at home and nearly everywhere else has some Optometrists noticing a negative side effect to using technology. In the past three years Dr. Christine...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 8:34 AM
MARINELAND, Fla. - Her eyes are cloudy now, a blueish-gray haze blocking out some of the sunlight that glints off the water in her habitat.
She doesn't always move as nimbly as the dozen other dolphins sharing her space, either.
But that's OK, because...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 1:27 AM
IMPERIAL — Children squinted at eye charts as others peered into mirrors while trying on different glasses during the sixth annual Imperial Lions Club Glasses for Kids event Saturday.
The event not only provides free vision screenings and glasses...
| Dec 5, 2012
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...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 1:56 PM
The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Theatre Department will present Christopher Durangs Durang Durang beginning Oct. 25.
Durang Durang debuted in New York City in November 1994. The production is a comprised of six one-act plays, making it...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:46 PM
“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)...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Lawndale for to kick off AMERICAN DIABETES MONTH/ DIABETIC EYE DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH with the FITNESS SYNDICATE VS OBESITY. In honor of American Diabetes Month and Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month, we want to remind...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:02 PM
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...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:13 AM
Temperatures are getting hotter, the days longer and school is almost out for summer. WSBT is continuing its series "Mom's Summer Survival Guide," by taking a look at protecting your child's skin and eyes this summer.
There are three things no one...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:01 PM
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...