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Glaucoma prevention thanks to fruits and vegetables

Risk of Glaucoma and vegetable and fruit intake between old women in the osteoporosis’ study. This is a study about glaucoma causes and risk factors. Different possible causes are studied and the glaucoma’s risk seems lowered among women that eat a specific type of vegetable and fruit. The diet seems […]

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Contact Lenses: Infections, Inflammations and other Risks

Contact lens wearers are putting themselves at risk of eye infections after neglecting basic hygiene rules. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the US – the highest authority in terms of Health prevention and Safety – recently found that the majority of contact lens wearers are putting […]

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Glaucoma: Causes and Symptoms

Glaucoma Glaucoma. Below you’ll find informations on Glaucoma, diagnosis and symptoms, surgery, therapy, laser surgery, new medications and all the latest news about how to treat Glaucoma, illustrated by Dr. Badalà, that is an ophthalmologist in Milan and Catania, and introduced in Italy important innovations for glaucoma treatment. Glaucoma affects […]

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Keratoconus: Causes and Symptoms

Keratoconus Keratoconus is a progressive, non-inflammatory corneal disease, that can lead to severe vision damages through an irregular astigmatism development and a progressive enlargement and thinning of the cornea, that goes from spherical to conical. In the past, it was common practice to classify keratoconus in phases from I to […]

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Cataract: Causes and Symptoms

Cataract Cataract consists in the clouding of the lens, which is located within the eye. Through cataract surgery, the clouded lens is replaced with a new transparent one. The crystalline lens allows to focus images on the retina; with the passing of time, it may become opaque and that’s when […]

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