Home > Medical > Eye Health > News News All sections in Eye » About Eye » Contact Lenses » Eye Disorders » Eye Function » Eyestrain » FAQs » Health Tips » Infections » Laser Surgery » Living with Eye Problems » Multimedia » Eye News » Pain and Discomfort » Real-life Story » Squint (Strabismus) » Vision Problems » Growing Older Screening in clinics detects eye problems early on A telemedicine screening option for patients in primary care clinics can catch many potential eye problems early on, which will send more patients to eye doctors. Free app helps visually impaired find their way A free app for Android detects a person's location and uses audio voice-overs to announce nearby attractions. Glaucoma drug may help obesity-related vision loss Adding acetazolamide to a weight-loss plan boosted vision improvement in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Child who can see in the dark Healthy eyes on the digital world Google Glass goes stylish with Ray Ban deal Google is joining forces with the frame giant behind Ray-Ban and other brands to create and sell Glass internet-linked eyewear in the US. Gene therapy for blindness looks promising A preliminary study using gene therapy to treat a rare form of blindness looks promising and could trigger similar efforts for other causes of vision loss. New 'animal-friendly' mascara test developed A cheaper and more reliable test for mascara is being developed by scientists, which will not need to be tested on animals. Explained: How a soccer ball swerves The smoothness of a ball’s surface — in addition to playing technique — is a critical factor. Risk of glaucoma blindness drops by half According to a study, the likelihood of blindness in glaucoma patients 20 years after diagnosis has fallen by at least half in the last generation. Lasers could damage your eyes Powerful lasers that are easily purchased online can cause severe and sometimes permanent vision loss, a new report warns. Antioxidants may lower cataract risk According to an analysis, women who eat foods rich in antioxidants may have a lower risk of cataracts as they age. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors A number of good reasons why saving the tooth is a better option Breakfast like a King Alzheimer’s disease – incurable but preventable Cancer is a word that strikes fear into the hearts of many.