Heard through the grapevine: grapes good for eyes

A recent study conducted by a research team at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami found that a diet that includes grapes helps to protect eyes from retinal degenerative disease. The focus of the study was to determine the protective effect of grapes on the rods and cones Researchers used mice […]

The #1 cause of vision loss in the United States

A new study published in this week’s Journal of the American Medical Association reveals that one in three people with diabetes has diabetic retinopathy.

Eye test in development to help with early diagnosis

An eye test in early development may transform doctors’ ability to detect and treat diseases such as glaucoma and Alzheimer’s.

Discovery of New Inherited Eye Disease

The discovery of a new inherited eye disease provide a deeper understanding of other common retinal diseases.

Optical Coherence Tomography Aids in Diagnosing Eye Disease

An Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) scan enables eye doctors to see all ten layers of the retina.