February, 2015

dangerous cosmetic eye-whitening procedure

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February 24, 2015

PLASTIC SURGERY PRACTICE Code Red: PSP investigates dangerous cosmetic eye-whitening procedure Published on February 2, 2015 By Denise Mann Cosmetic eye-whitening procedures are designed to make the eyes look brighter, whiter, and less red, but they may do more harm than good, experts warn. The procedure typically involves inhibiting blood vessel growth to the eyes...  read more


Study Compares Drugs for Diabetes Linked Eye Disease

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February 23, 2015

Eylea has slight advantage over Avastin, Lucentis for people with macular edema, but cost is an issue. WebMD News from HealthDay By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A vision-robbing condition called diabetic macular edema can strike people with diabetes. Now, a new study compared three leading drugs for the...  read more


Macular Degeneration

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February 17, 2015

Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatments Maureen Salamon, MyHealthNewsDaily Contributor | February 05, 2015 09:23pm ET More than 10 million Americans suffer the potentially disabling effects of macular degeneration, an eye disease that is a leading cause of vision loss in people over age 50, according to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation. The condition, which blurs central...  read more