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  • Clinical
  • The Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) was a clinical trial sponsored by the National Eye Institute, one of the National Institutes of Health in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although more clinical studies need to be done, it appears possible that similar to mice, patients would have improved insulin sensitivity with omega-3 fatty acids, with no increased risk of heart disease,' Smith told MyHealthNewsDaily. (livescience.com)
  • Second, clinical studies suggest that AMD and Alzheimer's disease share similar vascular risk factors, such as hypertension [high blood pressure] and cigarette smoking," the authors write. (psychcentral.com)
  • Albietz J (2000) Prevalence of dry eye subtypes in clinical optometry practice. (springer.com)
  • They are expected to provide respectful interactions with the faculty, residents and staff of the Casey Eye Institute and to engage in teaching and research along with their clinical duties. (ohsu.edu)
  • The fellow will also perform LASIK and PRK as part of his/her clinical experience at the OHSU Casey Eye Institute. (ohsu.edu)
  • Cataracts
  • Fluorescent lighting may increase UV-related eye diseases by up to 12% and, according to our calculations, may cause an additional 3000 cases of cataracts and 7500 cases of pterygia annually in Australia. (junkscience.com)
  • Refractive
  • We aim to educate leaders in the field by providing excellent, well-rounded training in corneal and related anterior segment diseases and surgical management of refractive error in a nurturing, supportive and respectful environment. (ohsu.edu)
  • Disorders
  • Systemic inflammatory disorders tend to involve the eye in characteristic manners. (springer.com)
  • As part of the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Eye Institute's mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind. (nih.gov)
  • uveitis
  • Grassi A, Corona F, Casellato A, et al Prevalence and outcome of juvenile idiopathic arthritis associated uveitis and relation to articular disease. (springer.com)
  • Eyelids
  • The eye problems seen with TED include swelling, redness and discomfort of the eyelids and eye surface, increased tearing, thickening and pulling back of the eyelids, bulging of the eyes, and double vision. (mcw.edu)
  • blurry
  • Sufferers of dry eye disease need to supplement their eyes with a product that will vanquish dryness and restore itching, tired and blurry eyes to health. (prweb.com)
  • drops
  • Dorzolamide eye drops side effects. (medhelp.org)
  • Saline solutions and eye drops trap moisture but do not replenish moisture that is already lost. (prweb.com)
  • Use of corticosteroid eye drops is associated with a number of side effects. (medindia.net)
  • The autologous serum eye drops can offer both lubricant and nutrient properties , and can be produced without the use of any preservatives . (medindia.net)
  • Serum eye drops are generally well tolerated with little or no side effects. (medindia.net)
  • The use of serum tears carries the risk of transmission of infectious diseases from the donor to other people involved in the production and application of the eye drops. (medindia.net)
  • If over-the-counter eye drops and rest don't clear it up, see your doctor. (webmd.com)
  • AREDS2
  • Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) Omenn, Gilbert S. (wikipedia.org)
  • The age-related eye sisease study 2 (AREDS2): study design and baseline characteristics (AREDS2 report number 1)," Ophtalmology , vol. 119, no. 11, pp. 2282-2289, 2012. (hindawi.com)
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus is the medical term for misalignment of the eyes two eyes that are not straight. (cnib.ca)
  • If your eyes aren't lined up with each other when you look at something, you could have strabismus. (webmd.com)
  • causes
  • What Causes Skin Discoloration Under the Eyes? (livestrong.com)
  • She added that through her Voice of America nationally syndicated radio show, The Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, Global Climate Change and Your Health, she intends to ramp up efforts to educate people around the world about the perils and causes of dry eye disease. (prweb.com)
  • Read more about eye health here with causes, symptoms and treatment advice on common eye conditions. (health24.com)
  • medications
  • A startup company is developing contact lenses that deliver medications directly to the eye. (technologyreview.com)
  • Although some eye problems cannot be prevented, new surgical techniques or medications can slow or even halt the progression. (health24.com)
  • degenerative
  • But today, a Massachusetts biotech firm reported results from the largest, and longest, human test of a treatment based on embryonic stem cells, saying it appears safe and may have partly restored vision to patients going blind from degenerative diseases. (technologyreview.com)
  • Orbital
  • Lutt J, Lim L, Phal P et al Orbital inflammatory disease. (springer.com)
  • TED is the most common cause of orbital disease in North America and Europe and of both unilateral and bilateral exophthalmos. (uiowa.edu)
  • sight
  • Sight loss can be caused by eye problems present from birth, conditions that appear later in life, infections, or environmental factors. (cnib.ca)
  • Congenital eye conditions are present at birth and can affect your eyes or sight. (cnib.ca)
  • ophthalmologist
  • You'll need to get an ophthalmologist , or eye specialist, to correct it. (webmd.com)
  • Potential study participants must first be evaluated for eligibility by an ophthalmologist at the Medical College of Wisconsin/Froedtert Hospital Eye Institute. (mcw.edu)
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Red eyes could be a symptom of another eye condition, like conjunctivitis ( pinkeye ) or sun damage from not wearing shades over the years. (webmd.com)
  • Nerve
  • increase in fluid pressure inside the eye that leads to optic nerve damage and loss of vision. (smartdraw.com)
  • tissue
  • They are still the only Trade Secret tissue culture grade water products to treat over-evaporation and dry eye disease on the planet," said Kleyne. (prweb.com)
  • We won't rest," said Kleyne, "until every dry eye on the planet is regularly supplemented with tissue culture grade water. (prweb.com)
  • These diseases can destroy eye tissue, and even cause eye loss. (webmd.com)
  • Amblyopia
  • Amblyopia ('lazy eye') happens when the vision in one eye doesn't develop properly in early childhood. (cnib.ca)
  • Lazy eye , or amblyopia, happens when one eye doesn't develop properly. (webmd.com)
  • lazy eye
  • Lifelong vision problems can be avoided if a lazy eye is detected and treated during early childhood. (webmd.com)
  • Treatment includes corrective glasses or contact lenses and using a patch or other strategies to make a child use the lazy eye. (webmd.com)
  • people
  • Previous research has showed that people who eat more fish and omega-3 fatty acids are less likely to develop eye diseases than people who don't eat fish. (livescience.com)
  • Most people have eye problems at one time or another. (webmd.com)
  • Most people who have it are born with it, but you can get it later in life from certain drugs and diseases. (webmd.com)
  • Artificial
  • New studies demonstrate how artificial intelligence, in the medical context, can quickly and accurately diagnose a range of eye diseases and other medical conditions like pneumonia. (digitaljournal.com)
  • The next stage of the research is to further improve the scanning for eye diseases and to begin using the artificial intelligence for diagnosing childhood pneumonia. (digitaljournal.com)
  • problems
  • Each chapter contains a brief introduction and an outline of the anatomy of the eye and orbit, and utilises an "answering problems" format. (springer.com)
  • Some eye problems are minor and don't last long. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Though many eye health problems may be minor and will clear up with self-treatment, some may be serious and demand urgent medical attention. (health24.com)
  • With age come vision changes and the increasing risk of developing more serious eye problems and eye diseases. (health24.com)
  • genetic
  • Other risk factors may include the use of tobacco, genetic tendencies, the degree of pigmentation (with light coloured eyes being at higher risk), arterial hypertension, the ultraviolet rays, and consumption of a non-balanced diet. (who.int)
  • common
  • Manifestations of dengue in the eye, though rare in the past, are now more recently noted to be common in some outbreaks. (bmj.com)
  • But when you're looking at something that's so common, like those two diseases, if you can do something that's more preventive that's dietary, that would be huge. (livescience.com)
  • Medical advances for heart disease and cancer increase our lifespan, but in tandem, age-related eye diseases are becoming more common, she said. (livescience.com)
  • Web-connected cameras may help doctors detect a common eye disease. (technologyreview.com)
  • Meibomian gland dysfunction is the most common subtype of dry eye disease and appears to have a higher prevalence in Asian countries for as yet unknown reasons. (springer.com)
  • Graves
  • TED was originally associated strictly with the Graves' triad of hyperthyroidism, pretibial myxedema, and eye disease. (uiowa.edu)
  • Smokers are twice as likely to develop Graves' disease, and smokers who have Graves' disease are 7.7 times more likely to develop TED compared to nonsmokers with Graves' disease. (uiowa.edu)
  • Lucentis
  • The tiny amount needed for an eye injection means that Avastin costs less than a tenth of the 742 pounds ($1,200) charged for Lucentis. (reuters.com)
  • Risk Factors
  • Participants underwent cognitive testing, retinal photography for the detection of AMD and an extensive assessment of artery disease and its risk factors (including blood pressure, smoking status and body mass index). (psychcentral.com)
  • Galor A, Feuer W, Lee DJ, Florez H, Carter D, Pouyeh B, Prunty WJ, Perez VL (2011) Prevalence and risk factors of dry eye syndrome in a United States Veterans Affairs population. (springer.com)
  • health
  • Dry eye disease is a large worldwide public health issue. (springer.com)
  • But some local health authorities in the south of England are using low doses of Roche's cancer drug Avastin as a cheaper alternative, even though this product is not licensed for eye use. (reuters.com)
  • Whether your vision isn't what it used to be, or never was that great, there are things you can do to get your eye health back on track. (webmd.com)
  • vision
  • See an eye care professional right away if you have a sudden change in vision, if everything looks dim, or if you see flashes of light. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Vision experts warn that colourful or unusual-looking contact lenses could harm your eyes. (health24.com)
  • Miljanovic B, Dana R, Sullivan DA, Schaumberg DA (2007) Impact of dry eye syndrome on vision-related quality of life. (springer.com)
  • Some eye specialists said it's too soon to say whether the vision improvements were real. (technologyreview.com)
  • Vision is weaker in that eye, and it tends to move "lazily" around while the other eye stays put. (webmd.com)