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John Crittenden: John's Story

John Crittenden: John's Story | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Wow! Very interesting. Make sure to download his report on what he did to reverse his AMD. Eye Hope its true!

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Low Vision Resources Center — Eye Drops for Wet AMD Showing Positive Results

Low Vision Resources Center — Eye Drops for Wet AMD Showing Positive Results | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Low Vision Resources Center — Consumers Needed to Help Set Priorities for AMD

Low Vision Resources Center — Consumers Needed to Help Set Priorities for AMD | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Low Vision Resources Center — Combined Therapies May Help Restore Vision Loss From Glaucoma

Low Vision Resources Center — Combined Therapies May Help Restore Vision Loss From Glaucoma | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Low Vision Resources Center — Anti-depressant Drugs May Someday Help Prevent Macular Degeneration

Low Vision Resources Center — Anti-depressant Drugs May Someday Help Prevent Macular Degeneration | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Google files patent for implantable electronic eye device

Google files patent for implantable electronic eye device | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
The technology, seen as a potential move toward bionics, could one day enable wireless updates for corrective lens prescriptions, if it comes to fruition.
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Gene therapy reverses sight loss and is long-lasting - BBC News

Gene therapy reverses sight loss and is long-lasting - BBC News | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
A genetic therapy improves the vision of some patients who would otherwise have gone blind.
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Can this app help the blind see again?

Can this app help the blind see again? | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
An eye surgeon made it his mission to help restore eyesight to those in need. His smartphone app has had incredibly accurate results, helping kids and the blind.
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Low Vision Resources Center — Patient Access Network Foundation and Prevent Blindness Announce New Alliance to Provide Support for People Living With Eye Health Concerns

Low Vision Resources Center — Patient Access Network Foundation and Prevent Blindness Announce New Alliance to Provide Support for People Living With Eye Health Concerns | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Starving Eye Cells Contribute To Age-related Macular Degeneration in Elderly

Starving Eye Cells Contribute To Age-related Macular Degeneration in Elderly | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
Starved eye cells secrete signals that attract new blood vessels in order to increase nutrient supply. However, these vessels cause a decline in eyesight, leading to blindness.
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'Bionic eye' gave back my sight - one of the first patients to trial retina implant

'Bionic eye' gave back my sight - one of the first patients to trial retina implant | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
AMANDA BRADBURY talks to one of the first patients in the world to trial a cutting-edge retinal implant procedure which could offer a ‘cure’ for blindness.
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Low Vision Resources Center — Photobiomodulation—A New Treatment For Dry AMD?

Low Vision Resources Center — Photobiomodulation—A New Treatment For Dry AMD? | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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Low Vision Resources Center — FDA Grants Priority Review for Myopic CNV Treatment

Low Vision Resources Center — FDA Grants Priority Review for Myopic CNV Treatment | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
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This news sounds promising! I suffer from mCNV. This is the condition that inspired me to start Eye Hope.
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The new jab that could stop YOU going blind

The new jab that could stop YOU going blind | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
In a new study in Israel, patients are being given injections of special cells to replace those killed off by AMD, or dry age-related macular degeneration. The hope is that will stop the disease progressing.
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Dental fillings with mercury can cause over 30 chronic health conditions

Dental fillings with mercury can cause over 30 chronic health conditions | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
(NaturalHealth365) Can dental fillings loaded with mercury cause serious health problems? The scientific evidence says yes! Here's what you need to know.
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Google patents vision correcting gadget implanted into your EYEBALL

Google patents vision correcting gadget implanted into your EYEBALL | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
A new patent reveals Google is developing a way to inject smart devices directly into the eyeball. It reveals a smart vision correction system, complete with sensors and wireless communication.
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'Stunning' operation regenerates eye's lens - BBC News

'Stunning' operation regenerates eye's lens - BBC News | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
A pioneering procedure to heal the eye has been described as one of the "finest achievements" in regenerative medicine.
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Carrots? No, it's grapes that are great for your eyes

Carrots? No, it's grapes that are great for your eyes | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
Generations of children have had to be cajoled into eating their carrots with the promise that the vegetables are good for their eyesight. Now new research has delivered a much sweeter deal.
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D-Eye: a smartphone-based retinal imaging system

D-Eye: a smartphone-based retinal imaging system | Eye Hope | Scoop.it

“He looked at the smartphone and said ‘I wonder if it would be possible to use the smartphone as a digital ophthalmoscope because now I could actually capture images using the smartphone. Then I’d be able to transmit those images to other doctors to view if they were so interested,’”


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Digital ophthalmoscope using smartphone: such a great way of expanding the use of everyday technology!
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Leonardo Wild's curator insight, March 17, 9:35 AM
Digital ophthalmoscope using smartphone: such a great way of expanding the use of everyday technology!
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Digital ophthalmoscope using smartphone: such a great way of expanding the use of everyday technology!
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Digital ophthalmoscope using smartphone: such a great way of expanding the use of everyday technology!
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Miracle cells to cure blindness - CNN.com

Miracle cells to cure blindness - CNN.com | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
It's the most common cause of blindness in the Western world and there is no cure. At least not yet. But one man has set out to find a cure.
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Retinal implants: How in-the-eye wireless tech is giving blind people back their sight | ZDNet

Retinal implants: How in-the-eye wireless tech is giving blind people back their sight | ZDNet | Eye Hope | Scoop.it
Second Sight's retinal implants have restored some degree of vision to patients that were functionally blind. Now the company is looking to units that can interface directly with the brain itself.
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