Increase in air pollution linked to higher glaucoma risk.
27 Nov 2019 9:22 AM
Long-term exposure to black carbon, and other products of combustion, was associated with higher pressures in eye.
09 Nov 2018 10:16 AM
Glaucoma is something of a mystery despite its prevalence, said researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US.
11 Aug 2018 11:13 AM
Researchers find a compound in the yellow spice can be used in eye drops to halt vision loss.
28 Jul 2018 1:45 PM
Retinal degeneration is a leading cause of blindness that, with other eye diseases will affect 196 million people worldwide in 2020.
10 May 2018 5:13 PM
As per a survey by Glaucoma Society of India, in 2017, out of the total glaucoma cases across India, a majority belong to metro cities.
15 Mar 2018 1:56 AM
Understanding the condition can help scientists find better targets and design better drugs.
26 Feb 2018 3:15 PM
Overall, both medical and non-medical approaches are key to treating the disease in the future.
02 Jan 2018 10:22 AM
Glaucoma damages the optic nerve and causes vision loss. It damages the optic nerve by forming a fluid pressure inside the eye.
16 Dec 2017 8:25 AM
However, decaffeinated tea and caffeinated coffee have no impact on glaucoma risk.
15 Dec 2017 1:44 PM
Experts are hopeful the findings could lead to new methods to prevent vision loss.
14 Nov 2017 1:55 PM
Scientists wanted to have a better understanding of glaucoma so that it can be more effectively treated.
03 Oct 2017 3:17 PM
The findings could have implications in the United States among other countries.
09 Aug 2017 8:06 PM
The new smart contact lens sensors use electrodes made of highly stretchable and transparent graphene sheets and metal nanowires
05 May 2017 9:18 PM
The test also has potential for early diagnosis of other degenerative neurological conditions
30 Apr 2017 8:08 PM
This is the first known incidence of glaucoma in an infant with the Zika virus.
07 Dec 2016 12:16 PM