NASA researchers are investigating a new eye condition that has the potential to permanently impair vision of astronauts who spend prolonged time in space explorations.
Obesity is known to boost the risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure. Now a new study warns that bulging tummy in middle age raises a man's risk of going blind later in life.
Diabetes will see a massive explosion in the next few decades. Experts have been projecting a steep rise in diabetes cases for years now, and the disease is expected to triple in the next 40 years in America.
A decision that could be a real blessing for older adults suffering from end-stage age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted approval for implantable miniature telescope that will not only improve their vision but also the quality of their life.