Are Bionic Eyes For Real?

When people with significant visual compromise wish for a treatment or cure, they don't expect more than some medical or traditional surgical procedures. The truth is we are fast approaching an age where bionic eyes not very different from what we saw in the science fiction movies 'Terminator' series are being developed with promising results. With an estimated 285 million people worldwide with visual impairment, many treatments and technological innovations have long been in development. [...]

2016-11-18T19:34:31+00:00 November 18th, 2016|New Advancements, Technology|0 Comments

5 Useful Tips To Prevent or Delay Age-related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a common cause of visual impairment and blindness, especially in the developed countries. It is found in old age-group with gradual and painless loss of vision. The central part of the retina, which is called as macula, degenerates because of various genetic and environmental factors. Here are a few things you can do to prevent or slow down the progression of AMD: Seniors are at heightened risk for age-related macular [...]

2016-11-06T15:48:57+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Diseases & Conditions, Prevention|1 Comment