Waterford Scientists Find Way to Boost Good Vision

New research breakthrough published on June 30 offers prospect of further improved vision among those with healthy eyesight European Research Council-funded Waterford research breakthrough offers prospect of further improved vision among those with healthy eyesight; Major potential implications for motorists, train drivers, pilots and sportspeople Irish-based research published Thurs, June 30 in the international journal, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science… More →

Is Obesity Associated with Macular Degeneration?

It is common knowledge that being overweight can be detrimental to one’s health and well-being. Having extra pounds (particularly around the abdomen) notoriously puts individuals at a higher risk for conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and even cancer. However, it is a lesser known fact that obesity can increase one’s risk of vision loss from conditions like macular degeneration.… More →