Tag: eye health

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Researchers Develop a Promising New Test for Early Diagnosis of ‘Alzheimer’s of the Eye’

What would you think if words started disappearing suddenly from the books and news articles you were reading? Or you started noticing dark spots on the screen while watching a show on Netflix? Or you suddenly had difficulty recognizing faces? While you might start thinking that your mind is playing tricks on you, in the […]

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Researchers Recommend New Eye Exam Screening for Patients with Type 1 Diabetes: Five Things to Know

Treatment guidelines for patients with type 1 diabetes have long called for yearly eye exams. But is there an alternative to this one-size-fits-all approach that could reduce patient burden and costs while providing a quicker diagnosis? Findings from a recent study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, lend insight into a possible new eye […]

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