Snubbing the outdoors for books, video games and TV is the reason up to nine in 10 school-leavers in big East Asian cities are near-sighted, according to a study published on Friday.
Seniors who take aspirin daily are twice as likely to have late stage macular degeneration, an age-related loss of vision, than people who never take the pain reliever, according to a European study.
Had they treated Nasaratullah sooner, the doctors might have been able to save the Afghan baby's eye, which was riddled with cancer.
Myopia among Hong Kong primary school children is worsening rapidly because they spend four hours a day playing video games or using computers, doctors said Wednesday.
Christopher Goodrich of Portland, Oregon, can't wait to stick a needle in his eye.
Older adults who eat fatty fish at least once a week may have a lower risk of serious vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD), according to a U.S. study.
Thousands of Central Floridians are flocking to multiplexes to watch fire-breathing dragons, blue humanoids and mythological creatures pop off the screen.
A 28-year-old woman, surnamed Lam, found termite eggs in her eyes after wearing a pair of contaminated contact lenses for five days.
More Americans are becoming nearsighted, but it is not clear why, U.S. researchers reported on Monday.
Style and comfort more often than not trump consideration of eye protection when purchasing eyewear.