Category: News – Ophthalmology

Smoking can blind you

 Cigarette packets should carry warnings that smoking causes blindness, doctors will argue this week as a new study shows that the habit can badly damage eyesight…

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The Eye Chart and 20/20 Vision

During an eye test, eye doctors use eye charts to measure how well you see in the distance, compared with other human beings.The classic example of an eye chart is the Snellen eye chart, developed by Dutch eye doctor Hermann Snellen in the 1860s…

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Ocular Surgery News

Nutritional supplements can play a role in managing ophthalmic patients. Studies have shown positive effects for patients with AMD or dry eye syndrome….

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