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What Women Should Do to Guard Against Vision LossApril 12, 2016

They're more likely than men to lose sight from cataracts, glaucoma and other eye diseases, experts say

Healthy Amount of Vitamin C Might Keep Cataracts at BayMarch 24, 2016

Key is to get the nutrient from foods rather than a supplement, researchers say

Scientists Use Stem Cells to Correct Infant CataractsMarch 09, 2016

Leaving these cells behind during removal of damaged tissue led to regeneration of new, clear lens

Success in Dogs Points to First Nonsurgical Cataract TreatmentJuly 22, 2015

Eye drops may offer new approach for research, expert says

Low-Income Southerners at Highest Risk for Vision LossMay 22, 2015

Restricted access to eye and health care likely to blame, study authors suggest

Americans Get Too Many Tests Before Cataract Surgery, Study FindsApril 15, 2015

Costs for unnecessary blood work, urine tests and EKGs add up

Daily Statin Might Raise Your Risk for Cataracts: StudyDecember 05, 2014

But benefits of cholesterol-lowering drugs outweigh risks, experts say

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don't Seem to Prevent CataractsSeptember 18, 2014

Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds

Could Time Spent Outdoors Raise Cataract, Glaucoma Risk?September 04, 2014

Sunlight reflected up into the eyes may boost odds for a condition that could harm vision, study finds

Cataract Surgery a Plus for Someone With Dementia, Study SaysJuly 14, 2014

Besides better vision, patients and caregivers report improved quality of life

Blindness Rates Dropping Worldwide, Study FindsMarch 25, 2014

But more could be done to improve vision loss, researchers say

Color Vision Tends to Fade With Age: StudyMarch 18, 2014

But seniors' lives aren't really affected, and certain treatments can reverse condition, experts say

Sealant Gel Approved for Eye SurgeryJanuary 10, 2014

An additional option after cataract operation

Quitting Smoking May Cut Cataract RiskJanuary 02, 2014

Chances of the vision problem declined over 20-year period for those who quit, study found

More Americans Getting Cataract SurgeryOctober 11, 2013

Study finds baby boomers having the procedure at earlier age

Selecting Sunglasses for Healthy EyesOctober 05, 2013

Tips for protecting your vision and skin

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Cataracts in StudySeptember 19, 2013

But heart benefits of these drugs are significant, expert says

Cataract Surgery Tied to Lower Death Risk for Patients With Vision LossSeptember 06, 2013

Reasons for association aren't clear, study author says

Rare Eye Disease Leaves People Without an IrisAugust 01, 2013

Aniridia, a genetic disorder, can cause blindness as well as metabolic illnesses, experts say

'Micro-Stents' May Hold Potential to Treat GlaucomaNovember 13, 2012

Devices appear to reduce pressure in the eye, studies find

Cataract Patients Relax to a Soothing Beat, Study SaysNovember 12, 2012

Audio therapy may reduce anxiety during this common procedure

Statin Use Tied to Possible Boost in Cataract RiskAugust 24, 2012

But link isn't proven and patients shouldn't stop taking cholesterol-lowering drugs, researchers say

Cataract Surgery May Cut Risk of Hip FractureJuly 31, 2012

Study found seniors who had procedure were less likely to have fall-related breaks

Older Americans See Better Today, Study FindsJuly 20, 2012

Improved cataract surgery techniques, less smoking may be reasons why

Glaucoma Stent ApprovedJune 25, 2012

Along with cataract surgery, helps reduce pressure inside eye