vision problems

Mobile phone test can reveal vision problems in time

Age related changes to the eye’s macula lutea, so-called macular degeneration, is a common cause of severe vision loss in persons over 60. However, existing…

Portable vision screening devices accurately identify vision problems in young children

Portable screening devices allow pediatricians to successfully screen children for vision problems, including amblyopia, according to an abstract presented…

Women live longer, not better, largely because of obesity and arthritis

In a study that included 5,888 people over 65, women suffered up to two and a half times more disabilities than men of the same age.Higher rates of obesity and…