New vision correction options for baby boomers

CHICAGO — Results of clinical research on new presbyopia treatments now available in Europe — and possibly available soon in the United States — were reported in today’s Scientific Program of the 2010 Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Oph…

Cataract surgery saves lives, dollars by reducing auto crashes

CHICAGO — Cataract surgery not only improves vision and quality of life for older people, but is also apparently a way to reduce the number of car crashes. The research will be presented today’s at the Scientific Program of the 2010 American Academ…

A dry AMD treatment?; some long-term diabetics escape PDR

CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) — Middle East-Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) Joint Meeting today, researchers report progress on two top eye disease challenges: treating advanced “dry” age-related macular degen…

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