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Visual impairment associated with smoking

Heavy smoking can damage your vision: Study.

18 Feb 2019 5:50 PM

Eating leafy greens could prevent vision loss

This is the first time the effects of dietary nitrates on macular degeneration risk have been measured.

23 Oct 2018 1:36 PM

Maintaining healthy vision may help keep brain in shape, too

Worsening vision can discourage people from brain-stimulating activities like doing crosswords and engaging with other people.

05 Jul 2018 3:09 PM

Psychological stress could cause blindness

Experts say stress reduction and relaxation techniques should be recommended as preventive measures to reduce progression of vision loss.

20 Jun 2018 2:13 PM

New find may help deter vision loss among diabetics

Diabetic retinopathy is the the leading cause of new cases of vision loss among adults.

08 Apr 2018 9:21 AM


Retinal disease is ups chances of chronic blindness, says study

Of various retinal disorders, age-related macular degeneration and diabetic macular edema are two diseases that cause loss of vision.

16 Feb 2018 8:19 PM

FDA approves gene therapy for rare form of vision loss

Hereditary retinal dystrophies are a broad group of genetic retinal disorders that are associated with progressive visual dysfunction.

20 Dec 2017 8:20 PM

Study finds exercise drastically reduces risk of glaucoma

Experts are hopeful the findings could lead to new methods to prevent vision loss.

14 Nov 2017 1:55 PM

Novel gene therapy may restore partial vision, suggests study

Worldwide, there are an estimated 36 million people who are blind.

12 Nov 2017 12:14 PM

Gene editing tool used to prevent glaucoma

Scientists wanted to have a better understanding of glaucoma so that it can be more effectively treated.

03 Oct 2017 3:17 PM


Bad eyesight sign of dementia risk: study

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18 Aug 2017 2:22 PM