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Is night blindness hereditary

Is night blindness hereditary . . . . . .. . . . . . . . X-linked congenital stationary night blindness - Genetics ... ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/x-linked-congenital-stationary-night-blindness...
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Risk Factors Associated With Progression of Glaucoma Identified

Risk Factors Associated With Progression of Glaucoma Identified | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
According to research, thinning of the cornea, increased pressure within the eye, and visual field loss are indicators that glaucoma could progress.
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How to Cope with Tech-Related Dry Eyes

How to Cope with Tech-Related Dry Eyes | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Do you constantly check your smartphone? Read a tablet? Use a computer? Well then you might want to pay attention… for the sake of your eyes! Doctors are reporting a massive increase in patients w

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See the Licensed Opticians at The Eyeglass Factory for your options to help make your electronic experience clear and comfortable.

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Kids and computers are nearly inseparable these days. With many school-age kids and even preschoolers spending hours in front of a computer every day, it's worth considering what effects computers might have on our children's eyes and their vision.
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In Vivo Imaging of Radial Keratoneuritis in Patients with ...

In Vivo Imaging of Radial Keratoneuritis in Patients with ... | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
In Vivo Imaging of Radial Keratoneuritis in Patients with Acanthamoeba keratitis by Anterior-Segment Optical Coherence Tomography · Ophthalmology Jun 15 2014 Ophthalmology. In Vivo Imaging of Radial Keratoneuritis in Patients with ...
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Nanoscale College start-up doing groundbreaking glaucoma research

Nanoscale College start-up doing groundbreaking glaucoma research | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Big name pharmaceutical companies have their eyes on a local start-up company at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.
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NovaBay to launch cleanser for skin around the eye | Optometry

NovaBay to launch cleanser for skin around the eye | Optometry | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Optometry | NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Inc. introduced the i-Lid Cleanser, which removes debris and microbes from eyelids, eyelashes and the skin around the eyes, according to a company press release.
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Make your own silver lining: Even in death, you can give new life to others - The Express Tribune

Make your own silver lining: Even in death, you can give new life to others - The Express Tribune | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
The Express Tribune Make your own silver lining: Even in death, you can give new life to others The Express Tribune The family was in shock when a female doctor advised them to go through with the organ donation process, asking them to contact the...
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Correcting astigmatism during cataract surgery is possible in some cases - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Correcting astigmatism during cataract surgery is possible in some cases - Chicago Tribune (blog) | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Correcting astigmatism during cataract surgery is possible in some cases Chicago Tribune (blog) Rather than affecting the lens of the eye, as nearsightedness and farsightedness do, astigmatism usually affects the eye's cornea -- the dome-shaped...
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US top court declines to hear patent case on glaucoma drug - Reuters

US top court declines to hear patent case on glaucoma drug
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WASHINGTON, March 31 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left intact an appeals court ruling that endorsed patent protections for Combigan, Allergan Inc's glaucoma drug.
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Medical Edge: Comprehensive eye exam can help detect glaucoma in early stages - Post-Bulletin

Medical Edge: Comprehensive eye exam can help detect glaucoma in early stages - Post-Bulletin | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Medical Edge: Comprehensive eye exam can help detect glaucoma in early stages
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You're correct that a family history of glaucoma raises the risk of developing this serious eye disease.
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Is Psychiatry A Scam? Truth About Mental Disorders, Psychiatrists Colin Ross & Corrina Psychetruth

Circle Us On Google Plus @ https://plus.google.com/+psychetruth Is Psychiatry A Scam? Truth About Mental Disorders & Health, Psychiatrists Colin Ross & Corri...
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What's New in Eyecare? Trans-palpebral-scleral Tonometry Method - New uses:

What's New in Eyecare? Trans-palpebral-scleral Tonometry Method - New uses: | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
What's New in Eyecare? Trans-palpebral-scleral Tonometry Method - New uses: http://t.co/6GmGW4Z98l #tonometry
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Wireless Eye Implant Continuously Measures Intraocular Pressure (VIDEO)

Wireless Eye Implant Continuously Measures Intraocular Pressure (VIDEO) | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Measuring a person’s intraocular pressure (IOP) can help diagnose and monitor glaucoma, but just like blood pressure it varies and can be subject to the “white coat effect.” Continuous monitoring of IOP to detect spikes is practically impossible...

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Protecting your eyes from sunlight - WEAU

Protecting your eyes from sunlight - WEAU | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Protecting your eyes from sunlight WEAU He says, "The most common thing, as a cornea specialist, that I see are ocular surface UV damage problems and those can arise as little bumps that end up turning into cancer, and those definitely require...
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Human Stem Cells Used to Create Light-Sensitive Eye Cells

Human Stem Cells Used to Create Light-Sensitive Eye Cells | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Researchers hope findings could eventually lead to eye-cell transplants that could stop or reverse blindness (Amazing research continues. Someday this may obliterate many retinal disorders causing vision loss.
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22486 Ophthalmology PA (Pittsburgh Area) | Advanced Recruiting Services Inc

22486 Ophthalmology PA (Pittsburgh Area) | Advanced Recruiting Services Inc | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
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COPERNICUS study: Loss of visual, anatomic improvements seen after long-term anti-VEGF use | Ophthalmology

COPERNICUS study: Loss of visual, anatomic improvements seen after long-term anti-VEGF use | Ophthalmology | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Ophthalmology | Patients who received intravitreal aflibercept injections as needed for macular edema due to central retinal vein occlusion showed loss of visual and anatomic improvements at 100 weeks, according to the COPERNICUS study.
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Ophthalmology Job Details

Ophthalmology Job Details | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Please review the details for the Ophthalmology job you selected. We encourage you to inquire about an interesting employment opportunity before the position is filled.
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Glaucoma can actually be the diabetes of the brain, say researchers - Medical Xpress

Glaucoma can actually be the diabetes of the brain, say researchers - Medical Xpress | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Glaucoma can actually be the diabetes of the brain, say researchers
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Glaucoma is the leading irreversibly blinding disorder with almost 65 million sufferers worldwide.
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Optometrist Brad Altman opens Aprima - Lebanon Democrat

Optometrist Brad Altman opens Aprima - Lebanon Democrat | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Lebanon Democrat Optometrist Brad Altman opens Aprima Lebanon Democrat “My emphasis is on the visual system and diseases of the eye so I offer treatment for glaucoma, dry eyes and fitting specialty contact lenses for such things as keratoconus or...
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Therapeutic effects of 0.1% tacrolimus eye drops for refractory allergic ocular diseases with proliferative lesion or corneal involvement

Therapeutic effects of 0.1% tacrolimus eye drops for refractory allergic ocular diseases with proliferative lesion or corneal involvement | Ophthalmology and Ocular Diseases | Scoop.it
Ophthalmology Medical Article: Therapeutic effects of 0.1% tacrolimus eye drops for refractory allergic ocular diseases with proliferative lesion or corneal involvement (Effects of 0.1% tacrolimus eye drops for refractory allergic ocular diseases ...
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