Mild vision impairment can lead to a lesser quality of life

By |2016-10-28T15:36:36+01:00September 28th, 2016|Eye Conditions|

Study shows that having mild vision impairment can lead to a negative quality of life A recent study conducted at University College London and published in the journal JAMA Ophthalmology has shown that mild visual impairment can lead to a significant negative quality of life. This study surveyed 112.314 males and females. The volunteers were [...]

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Ten causes of cataracts [Slideshow]

By |2016-11-28T09:55:33+00:00September 27th, 2016|Cataract Surgery, Slideshow|

Slideshows: Ten causes of cataracts We created this audible slideshow to present the content from this post: Ten causes of cataracts in a different way. We hope you enjoy it and share it with your friends and family.

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Spotlight on Charles Kelman – a pioneer of modern cataract surgery

By |2016-10-28T15:36:36+01:00September 20th, 2016|Cataract Surgery|

Spotlight on Charles Kelman – a pioneer of modern cataract surgery Modern cataract surgery is a modern miracle. A few key surgeons in the ophthalmology world made the amazing techniques we use today possible. Source: nature.com One of those innovators was Dr Charles D Kelman MD. His most significant contribution to the [...]

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Why my mother doesn’t want cataract surgery

By |2016-10-28T15:36:36+01:00September 16th, 2016|Cataract Surgery|

Why my mother doesn’t want cataract surgery. My mother is 70 years old and a Type 2 diabetic on tablets. The other day, she mentioned to me that she was suffering blurry vision. She was finding it harder to read the small print on the television and reading the newspaper. These symptoms are familiar, [...]

Cataract surgery patients who will probably not benefit from multifocal intraocular lenses

By |2016-10-28T15:36:36+01:00September 13th, 2016|Cataract Surgery, Eye Conditions|

Cataract surgery patients who will probably not benefit from multifocal intraocular lenses 1. Patients who drive a lot at night or who rely on night driving for work This is because there is a higher incidence of halo side effects with multifocal lenses. Night time lighting conditions such as night time driving are worsening [...]

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Slideshow: Why do we use laser for diabetic retinopathy? Part 1 of 2

By |2016-10-28T15:36:36+01:00September 8th, 2016|Diabetic Retinopathy, Slideshow|

Slideshow: Why do we use laser for diabetic retinopathy? Part 1 of 2 We created this audible slideshow to present the content from this post: Why do we use laser for diabetic retinopathy in a different way. We hope you enjoy it and share it with your friends and family.

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Can diabetes make you go blind? [Slideshow]

By |2016-11-28T09:55:45+00:00September 6th, 2016|Diabetic Retinopathy, Slideshow|

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Can statins prevent age-related macular degeneration? [Slideshow]

By |2016-11-28T09:56:00+00:00September 1st, 2016|AMD Treatment, Slideshow|

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