A study in mice finds that development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) could be arrested by switching from a high-glycemic diet (starches as are found in white bread) to a low-glycemic... [...]
Thu, May 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A new gene therapy that neutralizes the growth factor that promotes wet AMD is shown to be safe and well tolerated in a small trial of human patients. [...]
Wed, May 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have developed a type of eye drop which could potentially revolutionise the treatment of one of the leading causes of blindness in the UK. [...]
Wed, May 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
There are a variety of healthcare professionals that can help manage diabetes. Knowing what to expect from each will help you make the most of your visit. [...]
Sun, May 14, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Monthly eye injections of Avastin (bevacizumab) are as effective as the more expensive drug Eylea (aflibercept) for the treatment of central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO), according to a clinical... [...]
Thu, May 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source