Browsing Tag

Ophthalmology

‘Time is vision’ after a stroke

A person who has a stroke that causes vision loss is often told there is nothing she can do to improve or regain the vision she has lost. New research from the University of Rochester, published in the journal Brain, may offer hope to…

Federal grant bolsters Rice eye research

Peter Lwigale wins National Institutes of Health backing to study extracellular matrix proteins during corneal development, homeostasis and wound healingCredit: Rice University HOUSTON - (May 4, 2020) - A Rice University researcher has…

Ophthalmology after COVID-19

What The Viewpoint Says: Changes in ophthalmology practices after the COVID-19 pandemic are discussed in this article. Authors: David W. Parke II, M.D., of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in San Francisco, is the author. To…

Diet may help preserve cognitive function

According to a recent analysis of data from two major eye disease studies, adherence to the Mediterranean diet - high in vegetables, whole grains, fish, and olive oil - correlates with higher cognitive function. Dietary factors also seem…